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100 (One Hundred) Unforgettable Dresses
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100 (One Hundred) Unforgettable Dresses

By Hal Rubenstein; Forward by Alber Elbaz

New York, New York: Harper Design (Harper Collins Harpercollins), 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 11" tall, 207 pages with color illustration throughout, gray boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$19.00

Harper's Bazar [Bazaar] 'A Monthly Magazine for Women: Volume XL, Number 6; June, 1906; Summer Fashions from Paris (Ashmore); Shifting the Cross (Allen); The Destiny of Women (Wagner); The Passing of Matrimony (Gilmor) Miss de Billion in Paris (Bangs); The Art of Facial Expression (O'Hagan); The Call of the Blood-cont. (Hitchens) ; etc

By Elizabeth Jordan (editor); A. T. Ashmore, Gertrude E. Allen, Charles Wagner, Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilmor John Kendrick Bangs, Anne O'Hagan, Robert Hichens, et al

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. First Edition. Magazine. Very good. A single original issue. Quarto, 10" tall, stiff color illustrated wraps, pages 483 to 576 + 72 ad pages, interior illustrated in black and white. A very good copy overall, exterior is moderately worn with covers splitting at spine hinge, significant chipping to the top and bottom of spine, internal binding solid, pages clean, paper lightly yellowed. This is a very readable copy of this now scarce publication. This is a women's oriented sister publication to HARPER'S Monthly.

$35.00

Harper's Bazar [Bazaar] 'A Monthly Magazine for Women: Volume XL, Number 10; October, 1906; Special Autumn Fashion Number (Ashmore); French Lessons in Economical Dressing (Thompson); A Special Messenger (Clarke); The Mask (Canfield); Girls' Rooms (Cutler) ; etc

By Elizabeth Jordan (editor); A. T. Ashmore, Flora MacDonald Thompson, Dorothy Canfield, William Dean Howells, Martha Cutler, Theodosia Garrison, Ednah Proctor Clarke, Mary Stewart Cutting et al

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. First Edition. Magazine. Very good -. A single original issue. Quarto, 10" tall, stiff color illustrated wraps, pages 865 to 976 + 96 ad pages, interior illustrated in black and white. A very good minus copy overall, exterior is moderately worn with front cover splitting at spine hinge and chipped at the corners, back cover missing, significant chipping to the top and bottom of spine, internal binding solid, pages clean, paper lightly yellowed. This is a very readable copy of this now scarce publication. This is a women's oriented sister publication to HARPER'S Monthly.

$35.00

Harper's Bazar [Bazaar] 'A Monthly Magazine for Women: Volume XXXV, Number 7; November, 1901; Thanksgiving Number; The Girl in Love (Bell); The Last Conquest of Mrs. Byrd (Thanet) ; Bagsby's Daughter-chapts XV-XVII (van Vorst) ; New Pattern Sheet Supplement (laid in); etc

By Elizabeth Jordan (editor); Lilian Bell, Octave Thanet, Bessie and Marie van Vorst, Katherine Pyle, A. T. Ashmore, Maria Blay, Marianna Wheeler, Anna Parmly Paret, et al

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1901. First Edition. Magazine. Very good. A single original issue. Quarto, 10" tall, stiff color illustrated wraps, pages 603 to 699 + 54 ad pages + oversize folded pattern sheet supplement laid in, interior illustrated in black and white. A very good copy overall, exterior is moderately worn with covers splitting at spine hinge, significant chipping to the top and bottom of spine, internal binding solid, pages clean, paper lightly yellowed. This is a very readable copy of this now scarce publication. This is a women's oriented sister publication to HARPER'S Monthly.

$45.00

Our New Clothes: Acquisitions of the 1990's
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Our New Clothes: Acquisitions of the 1990's

By Barbara Cavaliere (editor);

New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams/Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art MMA, 1999. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine/Near fine. Quarto, 11 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx 84 pages) illustrated throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, hard cover first edition with little shelf wear, BUT one corner bumped; binding tight, paper white.

$7.75

Fashion: a history from the 18th to the 20th century [two volumes bound in one] : Volume I: 18th and 19th Century; Volume II: 20th Century (The collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute)

By Akiki Fukai, Tamami Suoh, Miki Iwagami, Reiko Koga, Rie Nii

New York, New York: Taschen, 2006. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Near Fine/Near fine. One volume complete. Quarto, 11" tall, 720 pages (both vols.) illustrated red boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover set with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper clean. In near fine, lightly worn dust jackets. This is a large and heavy volume and will consequently require some additional postage.

$25.00

Le Jardins des Modes; No. 404; Aout 1955. Les Collections D'Hiver du Pret A Porter

By Lucien Vogel et al

Paris, France: Le Jardins des Modes, 1955. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. French text. Single issue. Folio 11 1/4" tall, 65 pages, color illustrated wraps, black and white illustration scattered throughout, wire saddle stitched. A soft cover magazine, very good overall, clean, internally solid, with light shelf wear, paper moderately yellowed.

$35.00

Fashion in Detail: from the 17th and 18th Centuries
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Fashion in Detail: from the 17th and 18th Centuries

By Avril Hart and Susan North; Richard Davis (photographs); Leonie Davis (drawings)

New York, New York: Rizzoli, 2000. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. Signed by Avril Hart on the title pages. Prior hardcover edition 1998. Quarto 12" tall, 223 pages; profusely illustrated, mostly in color, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, one corner slightly bumped, binding solid, internal paper clean and white, with a previous owner's bookplate on the half-title page.

$65.00

Cloth and Costume 1750 to 1800; Cumberland County, Pennsylvania

By Tandy and Charles Hersh

Carlisle, Pennsylvania: Cumberland County Historical Society, 1995. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near fine/Very good. 1000 copies printed. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, xxii + 211 pages, orange cloth. A near fine, clean neat hardcover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket.

$45.00

Fashion: a history from the 18th to the 20th century [2 vols] : Volume I: 18th and 19th Century; Volume II: 20th Century  (The collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute)
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Fashion: a history from the 18th to the 20th century [2 vols] : Volume I: 18th and 19th Century; Volume II: 20th Century (The collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute)

By Akiki Fukai, Tamami Suoh, Miki Iwagami, Reiko Koga, Rie Nii

New York, New York: Taschen, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Near Fine/Near fine. 2 vols. Quarto, 13 1/2" tall, 720 pages (both vols.) illustrated pink boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover set with little shelf wear, but slight color fading to the bottom cover edge; hinges and binding tight paper clean but a previous owner's name penned on the front half-title page on both volumes. In near fine, lightly worn dust jackets. These are large and heavy volumes and will consequently require some additional postage.

$35.00

Festive Stoles and Blouses ; (J & P Coats--Clark's O.N.T.); Book No. 296; Chadwick's Red Heart Yarns; Crown Zippers; December, 1952

By The Spool Cotton Company

New York, New York: The Spool Cotton Co.,, 1952. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, self wraps. A very good generally clean and sturdy periodical with moderate shelf wear and slight exterior soiling; binding solid, paper white BUT a small marginal damp stain at the bottom fore-edge.

$9.50

Handkerchief Edgings ; (J & P Coats--Clark's O.N.T.); Book No. 256; Chadwick's Red Heart Yarns; Crown Zippers; 1949

By The Spool Cotton Company

New York, New York: The Spool Cotton Co.,, 1949. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good -. A single original issue. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, self wraps. A very good minus, generally clean and sturdy periodical with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$8.50

Bedspreads; (J & P Coats--Clark's O.N.T.); Book No. 244; Chadwick's Red Heart Yarns; Crown Zippers; 1948

By The Spool Cotton Company

New York, New York: The Spool Cotton Co.,, 1948. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. A single original issue. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, self color wraps. A good generally clean and sturdy periodical with moderate shelf wear but exterior soiling and chipping at the cover and spine edges; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed BUT a 1/2" tear punched through the pages upper cover.

$6.50

Harper's Bazar [Bazaar]: Volume XL, Number 9; September, 1906; Yuletide Fashions; Little Essays About Girls; The Chance of Araminta; Girls and Their Education; Six Christmas Memories; Ancient Tales with Modern Endings;; etc

By Elizabeth Jordan (editor); A. T. Ashmore, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, E.S. Martin, Ada Sterling, Flora McDonald Thompson, William Dean Howells, Josephine Daskam, Martha W. Baker Henry van Dyke, Theodosia Garrison, et al

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. First Edition. Magazine. Good. A single orginal issue with 84 pages of B&W advertisements but sadly lacking the covers. Quarto, 10" tall, self wraps, pages 1115 to 1224 + 84 ad pages, illustrated in black and white A good copy overall, internal binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with some minor soiling to the first and past pages exposed by the missing cover . This is a very readable copy of this now scarce publication. This is a women's oriented sister publication to HARPER'S Monthly and contained fiction, poetry, and fashion.

$16.50

VOGUE : 75 years; 1916 - 1991 [British Edition: special magazine supplement]

By Elizabeth Tilberis (editor), et al

London, England: Conde Nast, 1991. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11 3/4 " tall, 148 pages, stiff illustrated wraps magazine supplement. A very good. clean, neat soft cover periodical with minor shelf wear overall, interior fine, binding tight, a few pages dog-eared. the front cover slightly soiled and with a mark note on the back cover.

$16.50

Common Threads: A Parade of American Clothing

By Lee Hall

New York, New York: Little, Brown, and Company / Bulfinch Press, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Square quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 324 pages with b&w photographs and illustrations; black boards. Publisher remainder mark at bottom fore-edge. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket, but with a cut across the front panel (as if improperly removed from an original shipping box) which has been neatly taped, with the original price.

$17.50

The Cultural Politics of FUR
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The Cultural Politics of FUR

By Julia V. Emberley

Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 274 pages, black cloth. A near fine, clean, hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white. No dust jacket if issued

$9.26

VOGUE Paris [ MAGAZINE ] : Decembre 1987 - Janvier 1988 ; vol. 166, Barbara Hendricks; Maya Angelou; L'Abbe Pierre; Gino Quilco; Dmitri Alexeev, Peter Sellers; etc

By Jean Poniatowski (editor); Barbara Hendricks, Andre Tubeuf, Bernard Kouchner, Roger Landry, Marina Vlady, Dominique Nabokov, Antal Dorati, Luigi Comencini et al

Paris, France: Conde Nast, 1987 / 1988. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Text in French. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 310 pages, stiff wraps magazine. A very goodclean, neat soft cover periodical with light shelf wear overall, interior fine, binding tight. Oversize and additional weight may require additionl postage to some locations

$25.00

THE ROMANCE OF FURS. [Miller & Paine]

By [Cramer-Tobias]

Lincoln, Nebraska: Cramer-Tobias printers, 1936. Original Wraps. Very Good. single copy. Quarto, 11" tall, 31 pages, saddle stitched, stiff illustrated wraps, A very good, clean, neat soft cover information pamphlet with light soiling and shelf wear; binding tight, paper just slightlyn yellowed. A nationally issued promotional item imprinted with local store names [Miller & Paine of Lincoln, Nebraska]. Black & white pictures of fur bearing animals with descriptions.

$7.50

Harper's Bazar [Bazaar]: A [Weekly] Repository of Fashion, Pleasure, and Instruction. Volume XI, Number 39; Saturday, September28, 1878

By [Harper & Brothers]

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1878. First Edition. Tabloid. Fair. A single issue. Folio, 17" tall, self wraps, pages 617 to 632 (16 pages complete as issued, originally mailed folded with a partial paper sleeve--sleeve missing), black and white illustrated tabloid. This was a fashion oriented sister publication to HARPER'S WEEKLY (a news publication). A fair copy only, with damp stains, wear to the spine and darkening and soiling primarily of the cover sheet and short tears at the folds, paper moderately yellowed, BUT the pages have begun to tear at the page folds and begun to separate at some of the creases, spine is roughed and partly tattered. This is still readable copy of this now scarce publication. There are no supplements.

$14.50

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