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Costume and fashion

James Laver

Costume and fashion

a concise history

by James Laver

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume -- History,
  • Fashion -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Laver ; concluding chapter by Christina Probert.
    SeriesThe World of art
    ContributionsProbert, Christina.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT511
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21165535M
    ISBN 100195203909

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