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A history of costume / edited and augmented by Emma von Sichart ; translated by Alexander K. Dallas.

Köhler, Karl, 1825-1876 (Author). Sichart, Emma von. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 391.09 KOH (Text) 34304000832012 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City P.B. 391 K (Text) 76051000007429 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0486210308
  • Physical Description: 464 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1963]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"An unabridged republication of the English translation first published ... in 1928."
Translation of Praktische Kostümkunde.
"With over 600 illustrations and patterns."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography : pages 457-458.
Formatted Contents Note:
Peoples of antiquity: Egyptian, Ethiopian, Syrian and Phoenician, Hebrew, Assyrian and Babylonian, Mede and Persian, Scythian, Parthian, Sarmatian, Dacian and Illyrian, Cretan, Peoples of Asia Minor, Greek, Etruscan, Roman -- The dress of the Byzantine emperors -- The Teutonic prehistoric period: Teutonic bronze age (third to first centuries B.C.) -- Early Teutonic costume (third and fourth centuries A.D.) -- The Middle Ages: Eleventh to thirteenth centuries (Germany, France, England) -- German royal costume (France) -- Men's dress in the thirteenth century -- Norse relics discovered at Herjolfsnes, Greenland -- Fourteenth and fifteenth centuries (France, England, Germany, Italy, Spain) -- Sixteenth century (Spain, France, Germany, Italy) -- Seventeenth century (Spain, France, Netherlands, Germany) -- Eighteenth century (France) -- The period 1790-1820: Men's dress ; Women's dress -- The period 1820-70: Men's dress, dress coat, trousers, waistcoat, cravat and necktie, cloak or mantle, headgear -- Women's dress: Neckwear and sleeves, cloak, hats and caps, styles of hairdressing, footwear.
Subject: Clothing and dress > History.
Costume > History.

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