The Costumer's Manifesto: Dress Design: An Account of Costume for Artistsand Dressmakers by Talbot Hughes, 1920 edition Dress Design: An Account of Costume for Artists and Dressmakers by Talbot Hughes, 1920 edition


Title Page and illustration of a Long Trained Muslin Dress of about 1800

Preface, Table of Contents, List of Illustrations, etc.

Chapter I: Prehistoric Dress

Chapter II: Development of Costume to the 10th Century

Chapter III: 10th to 15th Century

Chapter IV: 15th Century

Chapter V: 16th Century

Chapter VI: 17th Century

Chapter VII: 18th Century

Chapter VIII: 19th Century

Index, detailed list of patterns, etc.

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