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Russian Stage & Costume Designs

By: N/A

Price: £12.10

Publisher: U.S.A., International Exhibitions Foundation: 1967

Seller ID: 275783


Softcover. Stage and costume designs featured are for the ballet, opera and theatre. "A Loan Exhibition from the Lobanov-Rostovsky, Oenslager and Riabov Collections". Very faded and grubby covers with two or three light surface marks. Small crease to lower inner corner of front cover, near spine foot. Binding is sound and pages are tight throughout. Pages are quite sunned, with heavy tanning around edges. Contents are clear. AF View more info

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Fashion Accessories and Costume Jewellery: No. 1, 1956-57

By: N/A

Price: £17.10

Publisher: W.A.P. Watson Ltd: 1956

Seller ID: 473929


Hardcover (no jacket) in good condition. Marked and worn hardcover, with slight bumps to the leading corners and spine ends. Minor marks and slight tanning on some pages. A few slight chips to the FEP. The binding is sound; all content is clear. CM View more info

Futurotextiel 08: Surprising Textiles, Design And Art

By: (ed.) David, Caroline

Price: £7.97

Publisher: Stitchting Kunst Boek: 2008

Seller ID: 177058


Tripple language book, all writing in German, French and English. Lots of glossy photographs throughout. Clean, bright and tight. View more info

Swatcher: The Swatch Hand Book'92: 497 Swatch Catalogati Con Quotazioni Di Mercato

By: Antonetto, Marco; Donnini, Marco

Price: £37.10

Publisher: Milano, Auritempore Edizioni S.r.l.: 1991

Seller ID: 425499


Hardcover. Text in English and Italian. Jacket and boards are lightly scored and worn. Jacket spine foot is nicked. Jacket and hardcover spine ends are bumped. Sticker on FEP. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. Binding is sound. HJW View more info

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The Art of Fashion: Installing Illusions

By: Arts, Jos; Clark, Judith; De Muijnck, Catelijne; Teunissen, Jose

Price: £120.65

Publisher: Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen: 2009

Seller ID: 452485


Paperback in good condition. A few scores on rear cover. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are slightly worn. Contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

Identity

By: Balet, Catherine

Price: £8.66

Publisher: Gottingen, Steidl: 2006

Seller ID: 425769


Paperback with French flaps. First edition. 'Dress Codes in European Schools: London - Paris - Berlin - Barcelona - Milan: January 2004 - April 2006'. Covers have one or two minor scores. Light crease and one centimetre tear on half title page. Binding is sound and pages are clean throughout. Contents are clear. AF View more info

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Lanvin

By: Barille, Elisabeth

Price: £11.40

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1997

Seller ID: 452453


Hardcover in good condition. Dust jacket is marked. Name penned on FEP. Contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

The Color of Fashion

By: Benney, Lona; Black, Fran; Bulzone, Maria (Eds.)

Price: £14.90

Publisher: New York, Stewart, Tabori, and Chang: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 215751


Hardcover. Very minor exterior wear; contents clean and sound. View more info

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Dressing Up Dressing Down

By: Binder, Pearl

Price: £9.12

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1986

Seller ID: 442242


Hardcover. Good condition. Ex-academic library. Library labels on jacket spine ends and front endpaper. Library lettering and numbering on front pastedown. Jacket is protected with a clear plastic wrapper. Tear on wrapper on rear of jacket. Jacket appears rather sunned and grubby. Jacket spine ends and leading corners are a little worn. One or two small dents on lower edges of boards. A few small marks on BEP. Contents are clear. AF View more info

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Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations

By: Bolton, Andrew; Koda, Harold

Price: £16.15

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2012

Seller ID: 470988


Hardcover in very good condition. No jacket. Published for the exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York from 10th May to 19th August 2012. HCW View more info

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Jewellery Between Paris Glamour and African Tradition

By: Braun, Annette

Price: £21.85

Publisher: Stuttgart, Arnoldsche: 2006

Seller ID: 468007


Hardcover. Text is in English and French. Item is in original shrinkwrap. New. AF View more info

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A Century of Style: Lingerie: Icons of Style in the 20th Century

By: Bressler, Karen W.; Newman, Karoline; Proctor, Gillian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Apple Press: 1998

Seller ID: 479434


Paperback in very good condition. Covers are lightly scored and worn. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. HCW View more info

Swinging Sixties: Fashion in London and Beyond, 1955 - 1970

By: Breward, Christopher; Gilbert, David; Lister, Jenny (eds.)

Price: £19.59

Publisher: London, V&A Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 423173


Paperback. Covers are lightly scored and worn. Rear leading corners are creased, slightly affecting closing pages. Light marks on page block and some pages within. Contents are clear throughout. Binding is sound. HJW View more info

English Costume of the Seventeenth Century

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: £9.56

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018185


creases on the cover, a library pocket on the FEP stamp on the catalogue page, View more info

A History of English Costume

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: £7.97

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1968

Seller ID: 018211


markings on the cover, edges and ends of the cover are worn, stickers on the inside of the cover and on the FEP, stamps on the catalogue page View more info

English Costume of the Later Middle Ages, The Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: £7.97

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021409


Closed tear to p 47-48; library sticker on spine; library stamp on inside cover and FEP. View more info

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I Mestieri Della Moda a Venezia: The Arts and Crafts of Fashion in Venice, from the 13th to the 18th Century: 1797-1997: Bicentenary of the Overthrow of the Serenissima

By: Butazzi, Grazietta; et al

Price: £42.75

Publisher: London, European Academy & Accademia Italiana: 1997

Seller ID: 467809


Paperback with French Flaps. Several light scores and bumps on covers. Spine is a little faded and slightly cocked. Creasing on spine. Minor wear on leading corners. Binding is sound, and the text and illustrations are clear. AF View more info

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English Dress: From Victoria to George V

By: Calthrop, Dion Clayton

Price: £3.90

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall Ltd.: 1934

Seller ID: 302916


Lightly faded hardcover with bumped spine ends, upper edge of front board and leading corners. Upper board is slightly bowed. Tiny tear on head of spine. Age tanning to head of page block. Name of previous owner, address and date penned on top of FEP. A few minor gaps in the binding. Pages are lightly tanned. Upper leading corners of first half of pages are lightly bumped. Text remains clear throughout. Includes colour and b/w illustrations. No dust jacket. T View more info

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The Fashionable Nurse: A Study of Stylish Professional Dressing, 1910 - 1970

By: Carey, Jill; Pate, Catherine; Sharf, Frederic A.

Price: £8.55

Publisher: Frederic A. Sharf: 2013

Seller ID: 454344


Hardcover in very good condition. HCW View more info

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Moschino

By: Casadio, Mariuccia

Price: £28.03

Publisher: Milan, Skira Editore S.p.A.: 2001

Seller ID: 457420


No dust jacket. Ring bound with card covers. Text is in Italian and English. Photos by Stefano Pandini. Covers have several scores and one or two minor bumps. Large cut-out on front cover. Pages are clean, and the contents are clear. AF View more info

Costumes of the Minority Peoples of China

By: Central Academy of Ethnology and the People's Art Publishing Company (ed.)

Price: £29.93

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Binobi: 1980

Seller ID: 260431


Oversized hardback, comes in hard slip case which has minor shelfwear, the spine ends have been taped, upper front corner has been knocked and split, approx 1cm. Price-clipped dust jacket has some taped repairs on spine ends and upper and lower front leading corners. Rear upper edge/corner has approx 2 inch taped repair and some paper loss. Spine is sunned and a little creased, also slight sunning on back cover near spine edge. Otherwise only minor surface wear on body o... View more info

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Caroline Charles: 50 Years in Fashion: The Diaries & Scrapbooks of a Leading London Designer

By: Charles, Caroline

Price: £63.65

Publisher: Woodbridge, ACC Editions: 2012

Inscription: Signed and Dedicated By Author

Seller ID: 455920


No dust jacket. Hardcover. Good condition. Signed and dedicated by Caroline Charles on reverse of first page. Email from Caroline Charles is laid in between pages 94 and 95. A few minor marks on boards. Slight bumping on spine foot. Minor bumping on upper leading corners of boards. Pages are clean, and the contents are clear. AF View more info

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Shoe Innovations: A Visual Celebration of 60 Styles

By: Cox, Caroline

Price: £6.32

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Firefly Books: 2012

Seller ID: 434612


Paperback with one or two minor dents on lower edges; otherwise in excellent condition throughout. TS View more info

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Autobiography of a Fashion Designer: Ralph Rucci

By: Daugherty, Beth (ed.)

Price: £46.55

Publisher: New York, Bauer and Dean: 2011

Seller ID: 454186


No dust jacket. Hardcover in hardcover slipcase. Very good condition. Photographs by Baldomero Fernandez. A few minor scores on slipcase. Pages are bright are clean and clean, and the contents are clear. AF View more info

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Chanel

By: de la Haye, Amy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, V&A Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 482057


Paperback. Gift dedication penned on FEP. Pages thereafter are clean and sound; all content is clear. TS View more info

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Mulberry: 40th Anniversary Book

By: Dearden, Venetia

Price: £48.41

Publisher: Bath, U.K., Mulberry Company (Design) Limited: 2011

Seller ID: 418782


Hardcover. No jacket. Superficial marks on boards. Residue and minor abrasions from removal of sticker on rear board. Leading corners are lightly worn. Some marks on page block and title page. One page has overhanging lower leading corner due to printing error. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. Binding is sound. HJW View more info

Felkin's History of the Machine-Wrought Hosiery and Lace Manufactures

By: Felkin (Introducced By Chapman, Stanley) (Index By Uppadine, Sheila)

Price: £22.29

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1967

Seller ID: 141084


DJ is plastic protected. Sticker to spine and inside cover. FEP has been removed. Stamp to title page and pageblock. Text and illustrations are clean, tight and bright View more info

Story Cloths of Bali

By: Fischer, Joseph

Price: £12.10

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, U.S.A., Ten Speed Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 239724


Very good condition. Square format. Hardcover. Pictorial endpapers. T View more info

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Cartier: Innovation Through the 20th Century

By: Gagarina, Elena; et al

Price: £33.25

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 2007

Seller ID: 475442


Hardcover. A few bumps and one or two minor scores on dust jacket. Light bump on upper leading corner of front board. Small red mark on foot of page block. Pages are clean. Text and illustrations are clear. AF View more info

The Changing Form of Fashion

By: Garland, Madge

Price: £6.05

Publisher: London, Dent: 1970

Seller ID: 018105


creasing and markings on the book, stickers, stamps and some martkings on the inside of the cover, on the FEP and on the catalogue page. View more info

Victorian Dress in Photographs

By: Ginsburg, Madeleine

Price: £11.47

Publisher: London, B T Batsford Ltd: 1988

Seller ID: 275771


Paperback. Minor shelfwear on covers. Page block foot is slightly marked. Contents are sound, clean, clear. BW View more info

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Love Magazine Remix 11

By: Grand. Katie (ed.)

Price: £142.50

Publisher: London, Conde Nast: 2014

Seller ID: 451214


Paperback. One of a limited edition of 100 copies. Item remains in original packaging. New. AF View more info

Children's Clothes 1939 - 1970: The Advent of Fashion

By: Guppy, Alice

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Poole, Dorset, Uk, Blandford Press Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 479198


Hardcover with jacket in good condition. Jacket is scored and worn, with a slightly sunned spine. Jacket and hardcover upper leading corners and spine ends are bumped. Lower edges of boards are worn. Page block is lightly marked and tanned. Abrasions on front pastedown and FEP. Bookplate on lightly marked FEP. Upper leading corners of pages are bumped. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. HCW View more info

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The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design

By: Halasa, Malu; Salam, Rana (eds.)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2008

Seller ID: 479012


Paperback with jacket. Very good condition. A few faint marks on the page block. Dedication note penned on the inside front cover. All text and images are clear. CM View more info

The Standard Handbook of Textiles

By: Hall, A. J.

Price: £1.92

Publisher: London, The National Trade Press: 1947

Seller ID: 251449


No jacket. Worn cloth hardcover, with bumped corners, and head and foot of spine. Faded spine with abrasions. Edgewear and minor scuffs and abrasions elsewhere on boards. Tanned endpapers. Slightly grubby page block. Binding is tight, pages are clean, and text and illustrations are clear. TH. View more info

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Coronation Costume 1685-1953

By: Halls, Zillah

Price: £3.26

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office/Longmans, Green and Co: 1973

Seller ID: 444190


Paperback. Good condition. Covers are rather sunned and have a few minor scores and marks. Slight wear on spine ends and leading corners. Pages are a little faded. Contents are clear throughout. AF View more info

Direct System of Ladies' Cutting

By: Holding, T. H.

Price: £44.57

Publisher: London, Publishing and Pattern Office:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 111025


First few pages (FEP - Frontispiece) semi-detached but still intact. Tissue paper from frontispiece in tatters. Remainder of page block is fairly secure - a bit shaken but not loose. Rubbing to edges and corners of boards. Text and illustrations clean and bright View more info

Medieval Costume in England & France

By: Houston, Mary G.

Price: £42.67

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1979

Seller ID: 192145


1979 reprint; first published 1939. A Technical History of Costume, Volume III. With eight plates in colour and three hundred and fifty drawings in black and white. Dust jacket price clipped and slightly faded. Mark on half-title, previous owner's name on title; contents otherwise clean, sound, bright throughout. View more info

Shoetopia: Contemporary Footwear

By: Huey, Sue; Kenny, Kathryn

Price: £9.90

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 427150


Hardcover. No jacket. Upper leading corners are a little bumped. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

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Dress Design: An Account of Costume for Artists & Dressmakers

By: Hughes, Talbot

Price: £33.25

Publisher: London, John Hogg: 1913

Seller ID: 471836


Hardcover in acceptable condition. No jacket. First original edition. Boards are slightly marked and faded. Leading corners, edges and spine are bumped and worn, affecting pages. Rear upper leading corner is nicked. Page block and pages are tanned and marked. Sticker on front pastedown. Embossed stamp and previous owner's name penned on second blank page. Binding is exposed on a few pages but remains intact. Contents remain clear throughout. HCW View more info

Costumes for the Stage: a Complete Handbook for Every Kind of Play

By: Jackson, Shelia

Price: £7.14

Publisher: London, The Herbert Press: 1978

Seller ID: 007673


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Brides: Wedding Clothes and Customs 1850-1980

By: Jarvis, Anthea

Price: £6.38

Publisher: London, Merseyside County Museume: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 176151


stickers on the bottom of the spine and on the FEP and stamps on the page block and catalogue page. tape on the inside of the covers at the hidges. rectangle stain on the back cover due to something being stuck to the back inside cover. pages are bright and tight. View more info

Jeanne The: Jewellery Designer And Maker

By: Jeanne, The

Price: £36.30

Publisher: London, U.K., Peter Kalkhof: 1997

Seller ID: 287762


Softcover. Covers are rather sunned, with one or two small surface marks. Light wear to leading corners. Sunned page block. Pages are quite sunned, particularly around edges. Binding is sound and pages are tight throughout. Contents are clear. AF View more info

Hidden Gems of Asia: Every Piece Tells a Story

By: Jenkins, Tara; Pittar, Karen

Price: £15.66

Publisher: Hong Kong, Haven Books: 2011

Seller ID: 426620


Hardcover. Boards have one or two minor scores. Binding is sound, pages are tight and contents are clear throughout. AF View more info

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Paul Smith: True Brit

By: Jones, Dylan (ed.)

Price: £92.15

Publisher: London, Designmuseum: 1995

Inscription: Signed and Dedicated By Subject

Seller ID: 474730


Paperback with an opaque paper jacket. Signed and dedicated by Paul Smith on title page. Jacket is faded and rather dirty. Contents are clean and clear. AF View more info

Theatre & Fashion: Oscar Wilde to the Suffragettes

By: Kaplan, Joel H.; Stowell, Sheila

Price: £20.38

Publisher: Cambridge, U.K., Cambridge University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 289331


Hardcover. Dust jacket is a little edge-worn and faded, with several light surface scratches. Jacket spine ends and leading corners are slightly worn. Hardcover spine ends are a little bumped. Pages are noticeably sunned around edges. Binding is sound and pages are tight throughout. Text and illustrations are clear. AF View more info

British Military Uniforms

By: Laver, James

Price: £18.47

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, U.K., Penguin Books: 1948

Seller ID: 274534


Hardcover. Signed and dedicated, probably by the author, to Feliks Topolski on FEP. Faded and slightly grubby boards which appear rather warped. Spine is faded and a little worn at ends. Leading corners are rather worn. Endpapers are rather sunned. Binding is loose towards end of book. Contents are clear. AF View more info

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Women's Costume 1750-1800

By: London Museum; Halls, Zillah

Price: £6.05

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1972

Seller ID: 444217


Paperback. Good condition. Covers are very tanned and have one or two scores and marks. Spine ends are nicked. Slight wear on leading corners. Pages are tanned around edges. Contents are clear. AF View more info

Tees: The Art of the T-Shirt

By: Maki

Price: £10.83

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 287666


Paperback with T-shirt (men's). Book and garment are in a semi-opened clear plastic wrapper, torn at front. Volume appears to have only minimal edgewear. Contents are presumed clear. TS View more info

Tees: The Art of The T-Shirt

By: Maki

Price: £10.83

Publisher: London, U.K., Laurence King Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 296478


Softcover. Book and a "guys" T-shirt are contained within unopened plastic packaging. although plastic packaging has a small rip near lower edge of front. AF View more info