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Author Styles, John
Title The dress of the people : everyday fashion in eighteenth-century England / John Styles
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2007
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  391.00942 S938    DUE 08-28-24    30550100439718
 人文社會聯圖  GT736 .S79 2007    AVAILABLE    30610020276952
Descript xi, 432 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-424)and index
Introduction: Consuming the eighteenth century -- Travellers' tales : nation and region -- What the people wore -- Clothing biographies -- Keeping up appearances -- Changing clothes -- Fashioning time : watches -- Fashion's favourite : cotton -- Clothing provincial England : fabrics -- Clothing provincial England : garments -- Clothing the metropolis -- The view from above -- The view from below -- Budgeting for clothes -- Clothes and the lifecycle -- Involuntary consumption : objects of charity -- Involuntary consumption : parish paupers -- Involuntary consumption : servants -- Popular fashion
Subject Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- History -- 18th century
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