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    Ancient Greek, Roman & Byzantine Costume (Dover Fashion and Costumes) (Paperback) By (author) Mary G. Houston

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    DescriptionIncluded are elaborate examples of Aegean costume, Doric and Ionic styles of dress for women, Greek and Roman armor, graceful and intricately arranged Roman togas, more. Ornate vestments of the Eastern Orthodox Church and Byzantine costumes are carefully described and portrayed as are styles of hairdressing, jewelry, and other decorative elements. 315 black-and-white illustrations.

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    Ancient Greek, Roman & Byzantine Costume
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mary G. Houston
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 163 mm
    Height: 235 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 376 g
    ISBN 13: 9780486426105
    ISBN 10: 0486426106

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.0
    DC22: 391
    BIC subject category V2: HB
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 120
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    DC21: 391
    BISAC V2.8: DES005000, HIS002000, ANT047000, HEA003000
    Abridged Dewey: 391
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: GT555.H68
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    LC classification: GT555 .H68 2003
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    Thema V1.0: JBCC3, NH, NHC, WJH, WCV
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAE
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Imprint name
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Publication date
    20 October 2011
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Table of contents
    I. AEGEAN COSTUME     Aegean Ornament     Details of Ornament on Plate II II. ANCIENT GREEK COSTUME     The Doric and Ionic Styles     The Doric Dress as worn by Greek Women     The Ionic Dress as work by Greek Women     Women's Outdoor Dress     Greek Male Costume     Greek Armour     Greek Ornament     Children's Dress III. ANCIENT ROMAN COSTUME     Roman Costume     Summary of Garments other than the Toga worn by Roman Men     Roman Armour and Military Costume     Dress of Roman Women before the Third Century A.D.     Roman Women's Hairdressing and Jewellery     Roman Ornament IV. BYZANTINE COSTUME AND THE TRANSITION PERIOD TO WHICH IT IS THE SEQUEL     The Transition Period Style in Costume     Armour in the Transition Period     Women's Dress in the Transition Period     The Byzantine Style in Costume V. THE VESTMENTS OF THE EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCH AND THEIR RELATION TO BYZANTINE COSTUME     The Vestments   BIBLIOGRAPHY