Hard-to-find classic drew on primary sources actual costumes, illuminated manuscripts, effigies, etc. to provide authentic detailed coverage of what people wore in Britain from the early Saxon period (ca. A.D. 460) to the reign of King George III (1820). Clothing of commoners, royalty, and ecclesiastics. Indispensable for fashion historians. "

British Costume from Earliest Times to 1820 2001, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486418131

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