American Victorian Costume in Early Photographs (Dover Fashion and Costumes)
by Priscilla Harris Dalrymple
Publisher's Description
In this book, 288 rare photographs portray American men, women and children in their Sunday best. From page to page, in both text and pictures, every trend in nineteenth century fashions unfolds dramatically. Changing fashions in hairdressing styles emerge, as do certain ideals of beauty and the attractive pose. This book will appeal to all readers interested in the early evolution of the photographic arts, as well as students, and historians of American fashion, costume, style and manners.
ISBN: 0486265331
Publisher: Dover Publications
Paperback : 128 pages
Language: English
Dimensions: 9 x 12 x 0.2 inches
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