The Story of Clothes and Costume - A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book

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Product description

A title in Ladybird Series 601 of books on the history of man's achievements. Shows what people have worn from the days of Stone Age skins to modern mass-produced clothes. Full-page colour illustrations by Robert Ayton; illustrated endpapers show men's and women's headgear from Roman times to Edwardian times.

Green dust-jacket with colour pictorial front, buff-coloured hardcovers with blue printing; original price 2'6 NET stated on front flap of jacket.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear to dust-jacket with light foxing to flaps and reverse, very light soiling to jacket surface, light creasing to rear flap; very light bumping to hardcover corners and spine ends, light slanting to spine; inscription to front free endpaper, very light foxing/soiling to page edges, endpapers and some pages, but generally clean internally.

Item details

Author(s):
Bowood, Richard
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First published 1964.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
50
Publisher:
Wills and Hepworth Ltd.
Title:
The Story of Clothes and Costume

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A title in Ladybird Series 601 of books on the history of man's achievements. Shows what people have worn from the days of Stone Age skins to modern mass-produced clothes. Full-page colour illustrations by Robert Ayton; illustrated endpapers show men's and women's headgear from Roman times to Edwardian times.

Green dust-jacket with colour pictorial front, buff-coloured hardcovers with blue printing; original price 2'6 NET stated on front flap of jacket.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear to dust-jacket with light foxing to flaps and reverse, very light soiling to jacket surface, light creasing to rear flap; very light bumping to hardcover corners and spine ends, light slanting to spine; inscription to front free endpaper, very light foxing/soiling to page edges, endpapers and some pages, but generally clean internally.

Author(s):
Bowood, Richard
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First published 1964.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
50
Publisher:
Wills and Hepworth Ltd.
Title:
The Story of Clothes and Costume

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