Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume by Auguste Racinet

Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume by Auguste Racinet

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Spend $35 or more from any of our collections and choose one free used book. There is one copy of each title. All these books are in readable condition. Spines tight. There may be some margin notes and signs of wear.

92 plates show over 950 authentic costumes from the middle ages to 1800.

Superb royalty-free plates from rare original edition of famed sourcebook depicts suits of armor from the Middle Ages, floor-length capes and striped tights of the Renaissance, the high-waisted Empire look of the Napoleonic era and much more. Includes military, civil, and religious garb from France, Spain, Italy, Holland, Germany, Scotland, Russia, and Poland.

Paperback 1987

Dover Publications