An illustrated account of the development of dress and fashion over eight centuries in England, W.Europe and the USA. The text describes and illustrates the garments and accessories worn and examines how dress has throughout history been an expression of status, occupation, and social and moral values as well as a form of art. It also looks at how the constant variety and innovation of fashion has reflected the spirit of each period. The book gives an outline of the historical and social background of the period followed by ...

Fashion in Costume 2000, A & C Black Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780713650037


Fashion in Costume 1984, Schocken Books Inc, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780805239058

American edition