Medieval Costume and Fashion

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1999 - Design - 485 pages
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A superb panoramic study of clothing worn in the Middle Ages. A meticulously researched text is enhanced with nearly 700 illustrations depicting all manner of apparel — from fur-trimmed cloaks and brocaded robes of courtiers and the nobility to simpler mantles, tunics and trousers worn by merchants, huntsmen, and other commoners.
 

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User Review  - reginaromsey - LibraryThing

Norris History of Clothing in England from 1066 to 1485. Once the definitive work in the field. Now largely superseded by later works which corrected the understandable errors of someone working in a field with little first hand informaiton Read full review

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User Review  - JoClare - LibraryThing

If you aspire to strict historical accuracy in your costuming, be sure to support your facts with another resource as much of the illustrations in this book are re-drawings of the originals, and are ... Read full review

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Contents

FOREWORD
vii
INTRODUCTION
ix
10661154
1
11541216
73
12161307
130
13071399
193
HERALDRY
287
CHAPTER VI 13991485
347
GENERAL INDEX
469
INDEX OF NAMES
480
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