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Creator:
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1889.
Title(s):

Dresses and decorations of the middle ages by Henry Shaw F.S.A. ...

Published/Created:
London, Bernard Quaritch, 1843 [i.e. ca. 1872]
Physical Description:
2 v. ill. (part. col.) plates (part. col.) 38 cm. (in case 42 cm.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A G 4
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : In the British Art Center copy the leaves are unbound and are stored in a single box.
BAC : Imperfect: plates largely wanting (6 remain).
BAC : Most plates and illustrations designed and engraved by the author; a few engraved by the author after P. Hawke, Hollar, Holbein, H.G., Israel Van Meekin, and Hemlinck.
BAC : "Printed by C. Whittingham, Chiswick Press."
BAC : Initials.
BAC : On verso of t.-p. for v. 1: "Facsimile issue." This is a type facsimile.
Possibly the reprint of ca. 1872 cited by Colas, René. Bibliographie générale du costume et de la mode. Paris, 1933, col. 971-972.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Decoration and ornament, Medieval.
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