305 books (16 pages) in this category

Fancy Dresses Described

by ARDERN HOLT

The Victorians adored fancy dress parties: what better way to escape the rigidity of social conventions than to spend a festive evening disguised as Cleopatra, a Swiss milkmaid, or Alice in Wonderland? This 1896 guide to hundreds of glorious ...

ISBN: 9780486814254

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Fashion Model Paper Doll

by TOM TIERNEY

Long-legged beauty with 25 chic outfits: above-the-knee suits and daytime dresses; luxurious capes, shawls and furs; tiered evening gowns and dramatic sheaths, plus extensive selection of glamorous wigs. Collection also includes 3 male figures, ...

ISBN: 9780486274317

Binding: Paperback

$10.99

Fashion Paper Dolls from Godey's Lady's Book, 1840-1854

by SUSAN JOHNSTON

Godey's Lady's Book was probably the most influential women's magazine of its era, offering recipes, household tips, and hand-tinted fold-outs showing the latest fashions. Based on those vintage fashion designs, this book offer seven fashion ...

ISBN: 9780486235110

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Fashions and Costumes from Godey's Lady's Book

by STELLA BLUM

A unique fashion image developed in mid nineteenth-century America reflecting the influences of Queen Victoria, the court of Napoleon III and American adaptions of European designs, many of the stylish silhouettes that emerged from this spirited

ISBN: 9780486248417

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Fashions of the Old South Paper Dolls in Full Color

by TOM TIERNEY

Paper doll collectors will delight in dressing two Southern belles in an elegant wardrobe of finely detailed costumes, precisely rendered from genuine period clothing circa 1861. Twelve authentic fashions include a lace-trimmed green taffeta ...

ISBN: 9780486261256

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Fashions of the Thirties

by CAROL BELANGER GRAFTON

In the 1930s, the Fashion Review Service offered a wide selection of advertising spots to small clothing and department stores that had no art staffs of their own. The cuts provided an accurate depiction of the latest fashion trends - hemline ...

ISBN: 9780486275802

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & Collectibles

by R. BRUCE HOADLEY

A Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & Collectibles is the authority on wood identification. Beginning with general information about the featured woods, the book then delves into hundreds of detailed photographs, even at a ...

ISBN: 9781631863714

Binding: Paperback

$59.99

Folk and Festival Costume

by R. TURNER WILCOX

A treasury of ethnic dress, this book ranges from the Amish of Pennsylvania to the Zulu of South Africa. Alphabetical entries cover more than 150 countries and regions, each represented by six or more illustrations. The survey covers not only ...

ISBN: 9780486478715

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

For The Navy Poster

by HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY

This splendid reproduction of Howard Chandler Christy's 1917 recruitment poster, ""I Want You for the Navy,"" is printed on heavy stock, laminated, and suitable for framing. ...

ISBN: 9780486596068

Binding: Poster

$14.99

French Fashion Designers Paper Dolls: 1900 - 1950

by TOM TIERNEY

French fashions reigned supreme during the first half of the twentieth century - from ostentatious gowns featuring the hourglass look by Callot Soeurs, to feminine evening dresses of the fifties by Jacques Fath. In between came the "boyish" ...

ISBN: 9780486423920

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Full-Color Sourcebook of French Fashion

by PAUQUET FRERES

These superb colour plates by Hippolyte Pauquet and his brother Polydore, reproduced directly from a rare and valuable nineteenth-century publication, magnificently depict 500 years of French fashion.Starting with the flamboyant headgear and ...

ISBN: 9780486428383

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Gallery of Late-Seventeenth-Century Costume

by CASPAR LUYKEN

This volume reprints the celebrated collection of costume plates created in 1694 by noted 17th-century Dutch engraver Caspar Luyken. Executed with remarkable finesse, the superb illustrations depict a wide range of social classes: royalty, ...

ISBN: 9780486429861

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director

by THOMAS CHIPPENDALE

ISBN: 9780486216010

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Gentlemen's Book of Etiquette

by CECIL B. HARTLEY

Published just before the Civil War, this classic etiquette book for men presents enduring advice for the courtesy-challenged. Commonsense suggestions for socializing, exercise, flirting, dining, and dressing reveal that the basics of proper ...

ISBN: 9780486813479

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Givenchy Paper Dolls

by TOM TIERNEY

Three paper dolls model 30 of Givenchy's elegant dresses, suits, gowns, and other garments from the 1950s-80s. Movie costumes include Audrey Hepburn's little black dresses from Sabrina and Breakfast at Tiffany's. Hubert de Givenchy designed ...

ISBN: 9780486499598

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Godden's Guide to English Blue and White Porcelain

by GODDEN GEOFFREY A

This is the first major book on English blue and white porcelain since the early 1970s. Not only is it the latest and most up-to-date work, but it includes types not previously studied and extends the range of wares into the early years of the ...

ISBN: 9781851494484

Binding: Hardback

$130.00

Godden's Guide to Ironstone, Stone & Granite Wares

by GODDEN GEOFFREY

The first book to be devoted to the rise and development of British ironstone china and the related stone china and granite ceramic bodies, which are as important in their way as the well-known and well-documented English creamwares or, indeed, ...

ISBN: 9781851492787

Binding: Hardback

$90.00

Goddesses Paper Dolls

by RENEE MCELWEE

This splendid paper doll collection celebrates female deities of many cultures. colourful depictions of goddesses include Apsara, celestial maiden of Hindu and Buddhist lore; Bastet, feline deity of ancient Egypt; Brigantia, Celtic goddess of ...

ISBN: 9780486490007

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Golden Age of Hollywood Paper Dolls with Glitter!

by GREGG NYSTROM

These flashy paper dolls depict 16 stars of the silver screen, each with a sparkling costume enhanced by a dash of glitter. Dress Marilyn Monroe as Lorelei from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Kim Novak as Linda from Pal Joey, and Gina Lollobrigida as

ISBN: 9780486490434

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Golden Years of Tin Toy Trains, The

by SCHIPHORST PAUL KLEIN

ISBN: 9781872727592

Binding: Hardback

$225.00