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The corset and the crinoline.

A book of modes and costumes from remote periods to the present time.

by William Barry Lord

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Published by Ward, Locke, and Tyler in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corsets,
  • Crinolines,
  • Clothing and dress -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Imperfect: p. 17-18, containing plate 3, wanting.

    StatementBy W. B. L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT2075 .L6 1868
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, [9]-227 p. incl. illus., 46 pl.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6592739M
    LC Control Number16025750
    OCLC/WorldCa5058315


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The Corset and the Crinoline A Book of Modes and Costumes from Remote Periods to the Present Time Language: English: LoC Class: GT: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Manners and customs: Subject: Clothing and dress -- History Subject: Corsets Subject: Corsets -- Pictorial works Subject: Crinolines Subject: Crinolines -- Pictorial works.

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The corset and the crinoline by William Barry Lord; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Clothing and dress, Corsets, Crinolines, History, Costume.

Fascinating and insightful, The Corset and the Crinoline is an illustrated history of clothing's attendant underpinnings -- especially those that whittled the female waist to its most /5(22).

The first of Miss Waugh's important books on historic costume, "Corsets and Crinolines," set a new standard of accuracy and lively interest. Showing that the silhouette of women's dress has been in a state of continuous change, allied to economic and architectural evolution as well as changing ideas of sexual attractiveness, she itemizes three cycles in the last years in 4/5(2).

Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, and how waists and skirts changed shape and size through three distinct eras: The s to —farthingales and whaleboned bodies.

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London: Ward, Lock, and Tyler,   “Corsets and Crinolines” by Norah Waugh – an overview This post is a transcript of my video, “Book Review: Corsets and Crinolines” which you can view here: “Corsets and Crinolines” is a book containing historical summaries, corset diagrams and patterns, and collection of period letters, articles and other fashion publications.

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