The clothing of the Renaissance world
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The clothing of the Renaissance world Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas : Cesare Vecellio"s Habiti Antichi et Moderni by Cesare Vecellio

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Clothing and dress -- Early works to 1800,
  • Clothing and dress -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500,
  • Clothing and dress -- History -- To 500,
  • Renaissance -- Early works to 1800

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Edition Notes

Other titlesCesare Vecellio"s Habiti Antichi et Moderni
Statement[essay and translation by] Margaret F. Rosenthal and Ann Rosalind Jones.
GenreEarly works to 1800
ContributionsRosenthal, Margaret F., Jones, Ann Rosalind.
LC ClassificationsGT509 .V4213 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination600 p. :
Number of Pages600
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24012785M
ISBN 100500514267
ISBN 109780500514269
LC Control Number2008900996

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