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Clothing culture, 1350-1650 / edited by Catherine Richardson.

Aldershot, England ; Ashgate, c2004.
Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2004.
Physical Description:
xiv, 290 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Reference Library
GT575 .C58 2004 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Table of contents
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-286) and index.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Europe -- History.
Clothing and dress -- History -- 17th century.
Clothing and dress -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Clothing and dress -- Social aspects -- Europe.
Richardson, Catherine (Catherine Teresa)

  • Introduction / Catherine Richardson. Fabrics of nation. The cultural significance of costume books in sixteenth century Europe / Ulrike Ilg
  • A question of nation : foreign cloth on the English subject / Roze Hentschell
  • Tomb effigies and archaic dress in sixteenth century Ireland / Elizabeth Wincott Heckett
  • The formation of Russian women's costume at the time before the reforms of Peter the Great / Oksana Sekatcheva. Marking distinctions. Clothing courtesans : fabrics, signals, and experiences / Tessa Storey
  • Clothing the naked in late medieval East Kent / Sheila Sweetinburgh
  • Dress, nudity and Calvinist culture in sixteenth century France
  • Graeme Murdock
  • Social fabric in Thynne's debate between pride and lowliness / Claire Bartram. Material movements. Clothing distributions and social relations c. 1350-1500 / Joanna Crawford
  • Fashion, finance, foreign politics and the wardrobe of Henry VIII / Maria Hayward
  • Reworked material : discourses of clothing culture in early sixteenth century Greenwich / Elisabeth Salter. Discourse, body, gender. 'This one poore blacke gowne lined with white' : the clothing of the sixteenth century English book / Helen smith
  • 'Havying nothing upon hym saving onely his sherte' : event, narrative and material culture in early modern England / Catherine Richardson
  • Rips and slits : the torn garment and the medieval self / Andrea Denny-Brown
  • Speaking to reveal : the body
  • and acts of 'exposure' in early modern popular discourse / Elizabeth Hallam.