Dress in the Middle Ages

Dress in the Middle Ages

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Author: Piponnier, Françoise & Mane, Perrine (Authors); Breamish, Caroline (Translator).

Title: Dress in the Middle Ages.


Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997.

Description: 8vo. vi, 167 p.; illustrated. The dust-jacket is in a protective jacket. Bibliography: (p. 157-163) As new in As new dust-jacket. Hardcover.


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    Contents: Part I. Approaches to Medieval Costume - 1. Sources & Applications; 2. Materials; 3. The Acquisition of Clothing. - Part II. Development & Social Groupings - 4. The History of Working-Class Groupings; 5. Kings & Warriors: The Ruling Classes & Their Families; 6. The Definition & Regulation of Fashion - Part III - 7. The Cycles of Life; 8. Clothes as Identification Markers; 9. Beyond Society's Limits.