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Fairchild's dictionary of fashion by
Call Number: TT503 .C34 1988
2nd ed. From aprons to wigs, gems to feathers, and furs to swimsuits, this dictionary provides definitions and illustrations of fashion throughout history.
The Dressmaker's Dictionary by
Call Number: TT503 .L333 1982
Publication Date: 1982-01-01
An illustrated dictionary detailing all types of clothing and the parts thereof.
Encyclopedia of world costume by
Call Number: GT507 .Y37
Esquire's encyclopedia of 20th century men's fashions by
Call Number: TT617 .S36
This encyclopedia is so extensive it covers such things as canes, sleepwear, sunglasses, luggage, cummerbunds, and yachting clothes. Illustrated with a glossary in the back.
The historical encyclopedia of costumes by
Call Number: GT510 .R3313 1988
Many color photos and text trace the development of costume from ancient time to the 1880s.
The pictorial encyclopedia of fashion by
Call Number: GT513 .K813
This broadly based dictionary covers designers, movements, and 20th century trends as well as the usual costume terminology.