THE CORSET AND THE CRINOLINE Book

THE CORSET AND THE CRINOLINE
Subtitle: An Illustrated History
W.B. LORD
This profusely illustrated fashion history surveys the fascinating range of undergarments that whittled the female waist to its most slender proportions. Discover how the use of wood, whalebone, steel, hoops, and tight laces had a gripping influence on shaping the figures of women from ancient Greece to 19th-century Vienna.

March 2008
Publisher: Dover Publications
9780486461861 Paperback Book
 

Item Name: The Corset and the Crinoline: An Illustrated History
Item Number: ISBN: 0486461866
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