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    DescriptionThis breathtakingly detailed book presents dress patterns, construction details, embroidery and making instructions for fifteen garments and accessories from a seventeenth-century woman's wardrobe. Full step-by-step drawings of the construction sequence are given for each garment alongside photographs of the objects and the groundbreaking use of x-ray photography revealing the hidden elements of the clothes, the precise number of layers and the stitches used inside.


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    Title
    Seventeenth-Century Women's Dress Patterns: Bk. 1
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Susan North, Edited by Jenny Tiramani
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 270 mm
    Height: 305 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 1,365 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781851776313
    ISBN 10: 1851776311
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BEA
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JD
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.3
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    BIC subject category V2: WFB
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP090
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/FEMINE, CHRN/17CNTY
    LC classification: TT
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14210
    BIC subject category V2: AKTH
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 05
    B&T Approval Code: A97602736
    BISAC V2.8: CRA009000
    LC subject heading:
    Abridged Dewey: 746
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CRA035000
    B&T Approval Code: A97602700
    DC22: 646.407
    BIC subject category V2: 3JD
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 646.43207090
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: AKT, AGA, WFB
    Illustrations note
    350 colour, 700 line drawings
    Publisher
    V & A Publishing
    Imprint name
    V & A Publishing
    Publication date
    01 June 2011
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Susan North is Curator in the V&A Fashion, Textiles and Furniture Department. Jenny Tiramani, Luca Costigliolo, Claire Thornton and Armelle Lucas, who produced the patterns for the book, were all members of the wardrobe team at Shakespeare's Globe between 1999 and 2005.