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Woman and Home; May, 1938

By: AMALGAMATED PRESS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Fashions for All Ltd.: 1938

Seller ID: 054119


Single issue of a British magazine for Women and the Home. Pre- WWII issue. Huge Issue - 128pp, profusely illustrated. Colorful wrappers. No Index or List of Contents. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Some light wear to the edges. Solid stapled binding, staples rusty. Spine a little rolled. . We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 30... View more info

Petersons Magazine, 1865; Volumes 47 & 48

By: APPLETON, D. A.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, D. A. Appleton: 1865

Edition: Volumes 47 & 48

Seller ID: 2179


Volume 47, January to June, 1865, Inclusive. 452pp, [16pp] + 460pp, iv. Wonderful period magzines of great quality. Issues contain poetry, prose, articles, patterns, music, fashion, hand-colored fashion plates [12], high quality engravings, fold-out color plates etc. Internally this volume is Fine - bright, clean, unmarked and undamaged. The binding is tight & square, hinges strong. Leather spine and corners show wear; marbled boards are somewht rubbed and scratched. Wo... View more info

Elegance: The Seeberger Brothers and the Birth of Fashion Photography

By: AUBENAS, Sylvie; DEMANGE, Xavier

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2007

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 040862


Modern fashion photography was born when three brothers, Parisian postcard photographers, shifted their lenses to the upper echelon of French society in the early twentieth century. As impromptu portraits of beautiful women in inimitable finery at racecourses, resorts, and cafes began to appear in magazines, courant designers such as Chanel, Hermes, and Madeleine Vionnet rushed to send their models to posh watering holes to be photographed with the beau monde. The first-... View more info

What Clothes Reveal: The Language of Clothing in Colonial and Federal America : The Colonial Williamsburg Collection (Williamsburg Decorative Arts Series)

By: BAUMGARTEN, Linda

Price: $60.00

Publisher: USA, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041198


Paintings of upper-class men and women tell an important part of the history of costumes, but surviving garments themselves reveal even more. This book features 18th- and early-19th-century garments from the premiere collection of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. It is illustrated with more than 300 colour photographs. Well organized and illustrated - a great reference book for anyone interested not only in the clothing, but in the lives of men and women in 17th th... View more info

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Vintage Fashion: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics

By: BAXTER-WRIGHT, Emma; KENNEDY, Sarah; MULVEY, Kate

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Carlton Books Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040861


Presents a visual journey through the fashion of the decades. This book enables the reader to identify key designers, shapes, textiles, stitching, and other details and characteristics that define the most influential pieces of the twentieth century. It offers an overview of the designers of the time and their key influences. Foreword by Zandra Rhodes. 223pp, profusely photo illustrated in colour and in b&w. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked.Tigh, square binding, sound hi... View more info

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McCall Needlework, Knitting, Crocheting; Summer, 1946

By: BLONDEL, Elisabeth May - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, McCall Corp.: 1946

Edition: Summer 1946

Seller ID: 045737


Bi-annual publication. 88pp, photo illustrated, some color illustration, adverts. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, minor wear to head of spine. Weight, 290g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USP... View more info

McCall Needlework, Knitting, Crochet; Home Decorating Winter, 1946-1947

By: BLONDEL, Elisabeth May - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, McCall Corp.: 1946

Edition: Winter 1946-1947

Seller ID: 045738


Bi-annual publication. 96pp, photo illustrated, some color illustration, adverts. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, wear to surface and head of spine. Weight, 308g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per t... View more info

McCall Needlework, Knitting, Crochet; Home Decorating: Summer, 1947

By: BLONDEL, Elisabeth May - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, McCall Corp.: 1947

Edition: Summer 1947

Seller ID: 045739


Bi-annual publication. 96pp, photo illustrated, some color illustration, adverts. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, wear to surface and head of spine. Weight, 309g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per t... View more info

The Delineator; April, 1887

By: BUTTERICK PUBLISHING

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London and New York, The Butterick Publishing Co.: 1887

Edition: Vol XXIX, No 4

Seller ID: 1008


A Monthly Magazine illustrating Metropolitan Fashions. Contains representations of all the Latest Styles and Novelties in Ladies', Misses' and Children's Fashions with fulldescriptions of New Goods, New Styles, New Trimmings, and Practical Articles on subjects connected with dress. xiv, pp215-295, profusely illustrated in b&w with great detail. Clean interior, all pages present, no tears, cuts or marks. A wee bit of curl to the very tips of some corners. Clean, unmarked... View more info

The Delineator; June 1895

By: BUTTERICK PUBLISHING

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London and New York, The Butterick Publishing Co.: 1895

Edition: Vol XLV, No 6

Seller ID: 053757


A Monthly Magazine illustrating Metropolitan Fashions. Contains representations of all the Latest Styles and Novelties in Ladies', Misses' and Children's Fashions with fulldescriptions of New Goods, New Styles, New Trimmings, and Practical Articles on subjects connected with dress. xxxii, pp743-886, profusely illustrated in b&w with great detail. Clean interior, all pages present, no tears, cuts or marks. A wee bit of curl to the very tips of some corners. Clean, unmark... View more info

McCall's Home Catalog: Fall-Winter 1970

By: CANNATA, Grace - Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, McCall Pattern Co.: 1970

Edition: Fall-Winter 1970

Seller ID: 33443


'392 Fabulous Fashion Ideas for your new Fall wardrobe'. Compact magazine featuring great period, late 1960s- early 1970s - fashion - art drawn and in color. 191pp, profusely illustrated in color. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Weight, 170g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic post... View more info

McCall's Home Catalog: Holiday Issue 1972

By: CANNATA, Grace - Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, McCall Pattern Co.: 1972

Edition: HOliday 1972

Seller ID: 33444


Compact magazine featuring great period, early 1970s - fashion - art drawn and in color. 144pp, profusely illustrated in color. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Weight, 120g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calcul... View more info

Chairs: A History

By: DE DAMPIERRE, Florence

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 22653


Presents an illustrated history of seating since the ancient world. This book provides information on historical personalities, fashion, custom and social life. It talks about the emergence of chairs in Pre-dynastic Egypt and progresses through the social uses and meaning of various forms of seats in Classic Greece and the Roman Empire, and more. Chairs in the ancient world, China & Africa -- Medieval & Renaissance chairs -- Country, garden & colonial chairs -- High sty... View more info

Indian Costumes from Guatemala

By: DEUSS, Krystyna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Author Published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051619


Catalogue of an Exhibion of Indigenous Native Costumes from Guatemala along with considerable textual explanation and background. 72pp, profusely illustrated with colour photographs, maps, diagrams etc. Brighjt, clean interior. Previous owner's signatures to the title page otherwise unmarked. Sound, tight binding, no spine creases. Bright, unmarked wrappers. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on ... View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, December 1, 1967

By: DONOVAN, Hedley - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1967

Edition: Volume 90, No. 22

Seller ID: 049045


Issue of 'Time' magazine with portrait of Designer, Rudi Gernreich, and mini-skirted models, 'Miniskirts are here to Stay' issue, on the front cover, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 92p. Clean wraps, sound stapled binding, minor wear to head of spine. Address label to lower left corner. Weight, 170g. View more info

Woman and Home; January, 1938

By: FASHIONS for ALL LIMITED

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Fashions for All Ltd.: 1938

Seller ID: 054120


Single issue of a British magazine for Women and the Home. Pre- WWII issue. 92pp, profusely illustrated. Colorful wrappers. No Index or List of Contents. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Some light wear to the edges. Solid stapled binding, staples rusty. Spine a little rolled. . We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 225g unpacked. ... View more info

Woman and Home; August, 1937

By: FASHIONS for ALL LIMITED

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Fashions for All Ltd.: 1937

Seller ID: 054121


Single issue of a British magazine for Women and the Home. Pre- WWII issue. 96pp, profusely illustrated. Colorful wrappers. No Index or List of Contents. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Some light wear to the edges. Solid stapled binding, staples rusty. Spine a little rolled. . We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 244g unpacked. ... View more info

Woman and Home; January, 1937

By: FASHIONS for ALL LIMITED

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Fashions for All Ltd.: 1937

Seller ID: 054122


Single issue of a British magazine for Women and the Home. Pre- WWII issue. 100pp, profusely illustrated. Colorful wrappers. No Index or List of Contents. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Some light wear to the edges. Solid stapled binding, staples rusty. Spine a little rolled. . We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 244g unpacked. ... View more info

Woman and Home; February, 1938

By: FASHIONS for ALL LIMITED

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Fashions for All Ltd.: 1938

Seller ID: 054123


Single issue of a British magazine for Women and the Home. Pre- WWII issue. 100pp, profusely illustrated. Colorful wrappers. No Index or List of Contents. Internally bright, clean and unmarked. Some light wear to the edges. Solid stapled binding, staples rusty. Spine a little rolled. . We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 240g unpacked. ... View more info

Woman's Dress Pattern from 1927

By: GUIDE SERVICE

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Guide Service: 1927

Seller ID: 051733


Woman's Dress Pattern, dated 1927, in its original mailing envelope. Style No. 2570. Includes pattern pieces, instructions and envelope. Size of envelope - 5" by 7.75". Only damage is to the flap of the opened envelope. This item weighs and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info