Costume and Fashion
A Concise HistoryBook - 2012
From the momentous invention of the needle some 40,000 years ago to the development of blue denim, this classic guide covers the landmarks of costume history, the forms and materials used through the ages, as well as the ways in which clothes have been used to protect, to express identity, and to attract or influence others.
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2012
Edition: 5th ed
Characteristics: 312 p. : ill. ; 20 cm