Over 400 striking fashion designs from rare issues of Godey's Lady's Book (1837-1869) the most influential women's magazine of the period. Introduction and captions. 435 designs, 42 in full colour.
The images are taken directly from the contemporary periodical, and are finely detailed, giving a unique set of images and a close idea of the fashions of the period. Includes bodices, hoopskirts, lace trimming, ribbons, feathers and fringes, morning dresses, riding outfits, ball gowns, capes, childrens costumes, hairstyles, corsets, hats, accessories. Illustrations:
435 designs, 42 colour imagesAuthor:
238 x 311 mmFormat:
Permission FreeISBN 13: