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Creator:
Strutt, Joseph, 1749-1802, author.
Title:
A complete view of the dress and habits of the people of England : from the establishment of the Saxons in Britain to the present time : illustrated by engravings taken from the most authentic remains of antiquity : to which is prefixed an introduction, containing a general description of the ancient habits in use among mankind, from the earliest period of time to the conclusion of the seventh century / by Joseph Strutt.
Edition:
A new and improved edition with critical and explanatory notes by J.R. Planché, Esq. F.S.A., author of The history of British costume, etc.
Published/Created:
London : Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Garden, MDCCCXLII [1842]
[London] : G. Norman, printer, Maiden Lane, Covent Garden, [1842]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 38 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT730 .S77 1842+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT730 .S77 1842+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
153 plates reproducing portraits of English personages from illuminated manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bodleian Library. First published 1796-1799.
Plates are not bound in the order in which they are numbered.
Colas, R. Costume, 2825
Brunet, v. 5, 566
Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Gca14
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 bound in original olive green half morocco with marbled boards. Armorial bookplate of Anthony Salvin and Anne Andrews Nesfield.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in original brown half morocco with marbled boards. Bookplate: James Frothingham Hunnewell.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- History.
Costume -- Great Britain -- History.
Hunnewell, James Frothingham -- Bookplate.
Nesfield, Anne Andres -- Bookplate.
Salvin, Anthony -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1841.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1841.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Bohn, Henry G. (Henry George), 1796-1884, publisher.
Planché, J. R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880, writer of added commentary.
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