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The Story of Costume

John Peacock

Fashion changed slowly in the centuries before the modern era and resulted in some odd and impractical styles, such as the long, pointed men’s shoes of the 15th century or the 19th century’s bustles and crinolines. This children’s history of costume tells the story of fashion from the ancient Egyptians and Greeks to the modern era through a series of 325 colour illustrations. Age 8+
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  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
  • Year: 2006
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 48pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 208x280mm
  • ISBN: 9780500513095
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.5kg
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