English Children's Costume 1775-1920

Product Number: EB00798130
Released: Dec 04, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780486147314
Publisher: Dover Publications
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Description

Late in the 18th century, English children's apparel began to look different from that worn by their elders. The reason, says writer James Laver in his introduction, is that someone finally realized children were different! This engaging book records those changes, with illustrations depicting styles at five- or ten-year intervals, from 1775 to 1920. 32 black-and-white illustrations.

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Author(s): Iris Brooke
Original Publish Date: Nov 27, 2012

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