Accessories of Dress: An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Dover by Katherine Lester,Bess Viola Oerke

By Katherine Lester,Bess Viola Oerke

Drawing upon an enormous variety of historic resources, the authors of this beneficial reference have created an enjoyable account of the types of own adornment women and men have used through the a long time to augment their donning clothing. From hats, veils, wigs, and cosmetics, to cravats, shawls, sneakers, and gloves, to strolling sticks, purses, lovers, and furs, the enticing remark screens the humor and private attraction of the many-sided tale of accessorized clothing. 644 figures and fifty nine plates.

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