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Creator:
Couts, Joseph.
Title(s):

A practical guide for the tailor's cutting-room : being a treatise on measuring and cutting clothing in all styles, and for every period of life from childhood to old age / by Joseph Couts ; with numerous diagrams and pictorial illustrations.

Published/Created:
[Glasgow] : Blackie and Son, Queen Street, Glasgow; South College Street, Edinburgh; and Warwick Square, London, [1848]
Physical Description:
vii, [1], 166 p., xxvii, 17 leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT590 C86 1848+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Glasgow: W.G. Blackie and Co., printers, Villafield."--T.p. verso.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 424
Hiler, H. Bibliography of costume, p. 200
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in later half brown morocco.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- [1848]
Steel engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- [1848]
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- [1848]
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- [1848]
Tailoring -- Great Britain.
Tailoring -- Patterns.
W.G. Blackie & Co. -- Publisher
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- [1848] (BACRB)
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