The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century / Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller.
Publication year: 2015
Publisher: Köln : Taschen,
ISBN: 9783836555401 (hbk.) :
Translated from the French.
"All plates in colour."
First published in France between 1876-1888, Auguste Racinet's 'Le Costume Historique' was the most wide-ranging, intelligent study of clothing ever published. Racinet's organization by culture and subject has been preserved in this edition. His focus is on European clothing from the Middle Ages to the 1880s.
Original title: Costume historique. English
752 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 21 cm
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