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Published by Adam & Charles Black in London .
Written in English


  • Costume -- Greece,
  • Costume -- Rome,
  • Costume -- Byzantine Empire,
  • Costume -- Greece -- Crete

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 179-182.

Statementby Mary G. Houston.
SeriesA Technical history of costume -- v. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 182 p., [7] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13546549M
ISBN 100713604743

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