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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 / Joseph Strutt.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by J. Nichols, for J. Edwards , Pall-Mall; R. Edwards, Bond-Street; B. and J. White, Fleet-Street; G. and J. Robinson, Pater-Noster-Row; and J. Thane, Spur-Street, Leicester-Square, MDCCXCVI-MDCCXCIX [1796-1799]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 30 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT730 .S77 1796+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Imprint of volume 2 omits R. Edwards.
Plates numbered I-CXLIII, excluding frontispieces.
ESTC (RLIN), T102863
Colas, R. Costume, 2824
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-tooled red morocco. Spine of volume 1 gilt-stamped "Vol. IX Dresses." Spine of volume 2 gilt-stamped "X Dresses."
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Costume -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Edwards, J. -- Publisher.
Edwards, R. -- Publisher.
Nichols, J. -- Printer.
Thane, J. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1796-1799.
Costumes.
Contributors:
Nichols, John, 1745-1826, printer.
Edwards, Richard, active 1792-1800, publisher.
B. and J. White, publisher.
G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England), publisher.
Thane, John, 1748-1818, publisher.
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