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By James R. Planche

Thousands of phrases linked to clothing worn within the imperative nations of Europe seem during this huge and handy reference. The alphabetically prepared goods of garments span approximately 2,000 years of favor heritage — from the onset of the Christian period within the first century to the start of the reign of George III, c. 1760.
From abacot, hacketon, helm, jipocoat, and bounce to xainture, ysgyn, zatayn, and zibelline, the sweeping scope of this quantity includes a impressive variety of all-but-forgotten lore. Profusely illustrated with over 1,300 targeted line drawings, it deals an invaluable consultant for type and cultural historians, writers, designers, motion picture and theatrical manufacturers, and all others with an curiosity within the historical past of fashion.

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