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Creator:
Oakes, Alma.
Title(s):

Rural costume: its origin and development in Western Europe and the British Isles, by Alma Oakes and Margot Hamilton Hill.

Published/Created:
London, Batsford; 1970.
New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1970.
Physical Description:
3-248 pages illustrations 26 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
GT1850 O35 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-239).
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Europe -- History.
Clothing and dress -- Europe.
Clothing and dress.
Costume -- Europe -- Histoire.
Europe.
Geschichte
Rural conditions -- Europe.
Tracht
Vêtements -- Europe.
Contributors:
Hill, Margot Hamilton, author.
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  • Historical survey of the development of rural dress
  • Cloak, mantle, cape, huik and whittle
  • The corset-bodice
  • Tunic, frock and smock-frock
  • Footwear
  • Some additional items of apparel
  • Rural costume in Great Britain and Ireland
  • Dyes used by rural people.