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Valentino

by TALLEY, André Leon

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Attic Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
No. 1992 of 6000 copies
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$100.00

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Milano: Franco Maria Ricci, 1982. No. 1992 of 6000 copies. Hardcover. Fine. 204 p. 35 cm book in 37 cm solander case. Numerous colour drawings and tipped-in colour photos. Black cloth. Italian and English text.
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La Saison: Journal Illustré des Dames. 1895-96

by DE GÉRY, Blanche

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Attic Books
Published
1895-96
Condition
Fair
Edition
No. 1, XXVIIIe Annee, 1er Janvier 1895 - No. 24, XXIXe Annee, 16
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$150.00

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Milan: All'Ufficio Della Stagione, 1895-96. No. 1, XXVIIIe Annee, 1er Janvier 1895 - No. 24, XXIXe Annee, 16 Decembre 1896 with No. 21, XXVIIIe missing. Hardcover. Fair. No. 21, XXVIIIe Année replaced with No. 3, Anno XIV, 1 Nov. 1895 in Italian language written/edited by Carolina Nerly. 160, 17-24, 170-192 p. (Pagination reflects insertion of one Italian… Read more
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University of Alberta, 1974. Near fine. Unpaginated. 28 cm. B&w illustrations. Spiral binding with orange card covers. Faint soiling to exterior. Accompanied an exhibition held Nov. 18-28, 1974.
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Paris-Mode, 30 Novembre 1895

by Paris-Mode

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Published
1895
Condition
Good
Edition
No. 62, 30 Novembre 1895
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$40.00

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Paris: Paris-Mode, 1895. No. 62, 30 Novembre 1895. Good. 16 p. 32 cm. B&w illustrations + one detached full-page colour print with a slight soiled edge. Staplebound magazine. Some spotting. French text.
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Paris-Mode, 17 Aout 1895

by Paris-Mode

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Published
1895
Condition
Good
Edition
No. 47, 17 Aout 1895
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Paris: Paris-Mode, 1895. No. 47, 17 Aout 1895. Good. 16 p. 32 cm. B&w illustrations + one full-page colour. Staplebound magazine. Some chips and rough edges as well as spotting and dampstains. P. 3 detached with rough edge. French text.
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Paris-Mode, 21 Decembre 1895

by Paris-Mode

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Published
1895
Condition
Good
Edition
No. 65, 21 Decembre 1895
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Paris: Paris-Mode, 1895. No. 65, 21 Decembre 1895. Good. 16 p. 32 cm. B&w illustrations + one detached full-page colour print with a slightly soiled edge. Staplebound magazine. Some spotting and thumbing. French text.
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The A. D. Rude Great Modern System For Designing & Cutting Men's Garments as Taught at The New York Cutting School

by Augustus D. Rude

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Published
nd
Condition
Good
Edition
Fifth edition
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$100.00

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New York: Augustus D. Rude, nd. Fifth edition. Hardcover. Good. No. 1714. 80 p. 35 cm. 53 plates. Red cloth hardcover. Covers discoloured, gilt print wearing off front. Discolouration extends to endpapers and p. 80. Otherwise pages clean and bright. Illustration of New York Cutting School, established 1895.
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New York: The Jno. J. Mitchell Co, 1895. Hardcover. Good +. 43 p. 30 cm. 19 b&w figures. Burgundy cloth hardcover with blank and gold impressing. Two black spots on front cover, some scratches on rear, and some discolouration to both boards. Hinges beginning to crack internally. Small chip at bottom of front free endpape. Ink signature on… Read more
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Modesty to Mod: Dress and Underdress in Canada 1780-1967

by Royal Ontario Museum; University of Toronto

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum; University of Toronto, 1967. Softcover. Good. Catalogue of 100 items in the exhibition May 17 to September 4, 1967. ix, 10-71 p. 29 cm. 8 colour plates and numerous b&w illustrations. Pink card covers. Some discolouration to edges, scuff to bottom front corner, faint soiling inside front cover, ink stamps and address label on… Read more
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Fraser's Canadian Textile, Apparel and Fur Trade Directory, Section 2

by Fraser's

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Attic Books
Published
1952-53
Condition
Good +
Edition
39th Edition
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$40.00

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Montreal: Fraser's, 1952-53. 39th Edition. Softcover. Good +. Pages 205-484. 31 cm. Yellow softcover. Tears in spine ends and top edges. Some browning to pages. Wearing Apparel, Drygoods, Furs, Jewellery, Notions, Toys, Variety Merchandise, Display Equipment.
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Specchio a Tre Luci

by FONTANA, Micol; CIMAGALLI, Dino

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Attic Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9788839706805
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$35.00

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Torino: Nuova ERI, 1991. Cloth. Near fine/Near fine. 199, [4] p. 26 cm. 82 b&w photos. White cloth hardcover in blue dustjacket. A little soiling to cloth and light wear to jacket. Signed by Fontana on front free endpaper. Italian text.
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Style apparel for men, October 1932

by DUFFY, George E. (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1932
Condition
Fair
Edition
Vol. 1, No. 1, October 1932
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$75.00

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Toronto: Consolidated Press Limited, 1932. Vol. 1, No. 1, October 1932. Card covers. Fair. 78 cm. 36 cm. Over 20 ads in full colour or half tone and over 50 in b&w. Colour card covers. Covers detached from text block. Some dampstains to bottom corners up to p. 12. First number introduces the magazine, shows… Read more
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A History of Academical Dress in Europe Until the End of the Eighteenth Century

by HARGREAVES-MAWDSLEY, W. N.

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Published
1963
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963. Cloth. Very good/Good. xiii, 235 p. 23 cm. 21plates, frontispiece in colour. Blue cloth hardcover. Spine ends a little softened. In mylar-covered dustjacket with some chips and tears to edges, especially large chip in spine tail. Dustjacket spine faded. Ink signature and blind stamp on front free endpaper. Topics: the origin of… Read more
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Mediaeval Costume and Life

by HARTLEY, Dorothy

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Attic Books
Published
1931
Condition
Good +
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$50.00

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London: B. T. Batsford, 1931. Cloth. Good +. xiv, 142, 32 p. 24 cm. Colour frontispiece with two plates. Over 200 other b&w illustrations. Green cloth hardcover with gold print. Light wear to spine ends and corners. Blind stamp oand pencil signtature on front free endpaper. Blue mark on p. 84, not affecting text. Tear in margin of… Read more
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Erté (Romain de Tirtoff)

by BARTHES, Roland; WEAVER, William (trans.)

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Published
1972
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Parma: Franco Maria Ricci, 1972. 177 p. 36 cm. 75 colour tipped-in illustrations, over 40 b&w line drawings, one tipped-in b&w photo of Erte. Copy 1777 of 2000. Black cloth pictorial hardcover. A little light wear to lower corners. In black cloth slipcase. Romain de Tirtoff flourished in an array of fields, including fashion, jewellery, graphic arts, costume and… Read more
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Erté's Fashion Designs

by Romain de Tirtoff (Erté)

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Attic Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near fine
Edition
No. 367 of edition of 1250 signed, clothbound copies, of which o
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$50.00

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Dover Publications, Inc., 1981. No. 367 of edition of 1250 signed, clothbound copies, of which only 1150 for sale. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 71 p. 31 cm. 218 illustrations, 8 in colour. Burgundy cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Worn bottom rear corner. Small tear at bottom front of jacket and slight crumpling of rear. Front flap price clipped.… Read more
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Madeleine Vionnet

by KIRKE, Betty; TOKAI, Harumi (ed.)

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
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$1,500.00

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Tokyo: Kyuryudo Art Publishing Co., Ltd, 1991. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very good +. 243 p. 44 cm. Glorious illustrations in colour and b&w, with many detail shots. Pattern pages for Vionnet's most well-known designs. Black hardcover. Corners slightly bumped. Dust wrapper has small stains and is rubbed. Endpapers lightly thumbed. Bottom corner of text block gently folded. The Metropolitan… Read more
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The New Ways of Dinner Gowns and Day Frocks

by ANONYMOUS

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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N. S. Co, 1920. Ephemera. Very Good. 8 p. 21 cm. 7 colour illustrations. Stapled pamphlet. Patterns may be ordered for $1. Centre advertisement for Corticelli Silk Mills, Florence, Mass.
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Millinery

by LOEWEN, Jane

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Attic Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. viii, 198 p. 122 cm. 16 figures, mostly line drawings. Brown cloth with black titles and illustration of a hat box on front cover. Very light shelf wear, faint marks on spine, and what looks like a pencil line in front and back spine creases. Bright crisp clean… Read more
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Chinese Clothing and Adornment in Various Dynasties

by History of Chinese Clothing Research Group of the Shanghai Traditional Opera School

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Condition
Near Fine
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$125.00

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Shanghai: Scholar Books Publishers. Cloth Bound. Near Fine/Near Fine. nd. 324 p. 38 cm. 834 illustrations, including 346 in colour. Cream cloth hardcover with gold impressing. In mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. A few light spots or thumb marks on gold title page. In Chinese text with inserted English introduction. Note this is a heavy book which will likely cost… Read more
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