[Fashion] Modes and Manners of the Nineteenth Century As Represented in the Pictures and Engravings of the Time
Von Boehn, Max and Dr. Oskar Fischel
Price: 250.00 CAD
London: J. M. Dent, 1909. Green decorative cloth over boards, title stamped in gilt onto top boards and spines, top edges gilt, patterned endpapers. Text fine and unmarked in all three volumes. Vol 1 - xvi, 179 pp; Vol 2 - 164 pp; Vol 3 - 157 pp. Extensively illustrated with hand colored plates, monochrome photos and B&W illustrations throughout. Some fading and minor rubbing to boards. An excellent and in depth work showing the clothing and fashions of the 19th century. Translated by M. Edwardes with an introduction by Grace Rhys. Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co. at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh. First U.K. Edition. Near Fine.