The Book of Costume: Or, Annals of Fashion: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time

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Contents

Male Costume in the time of Edward IV
18
Costume of a Princess
31
Ladys HeadDress in the year 1700
34
Gentleman of the time of Queen Mary
35
HoopDress
36
Cap worn in 1753
38
4044 HeadDresses of the middle of the Eighteenth Century
40
4547 Coiffures of 1766
48
Lady in the Reign of Henry VII
49
Another Fashion
50
99
58
Coiffure of a Lady in the Reign of Philip the Bold
63
Capuchon of Jeanne Comtesse de Champagne
64
Capuchon of another Fashion
65
Coiffure of Jeanne de Sancerre
66
6769 Cap and Coiffures worn in the Reign of Charles VI
72
A Horned
73
A Curious Hood
74
Louis XI
76
Anne of Brittany
77
Lady in the Reign of Francis I
82
Page
83
Charles IX
84
Louis XIV on Horseback
85
HeadDress in his Reign
86
Mode of Dressing a Ladys Hair
87
Gentlemans Hair
88
8991 HeadDresses in the Reign of Louis XV
92
HeadDress of the time of Louis XVI
94
9596 Ladies HeadDresses during the Consulate
95
The Giraffe HeadDress
97
The Casque HeadDress
98
Costume of a Peasant in Brittany
99
Female Peasant
100
101102 HeadDresses in Morbihan
101
103104 Bourgoin HeadDresses
102
Bourgoin of the Pays de Caux
105
An Alsatian Belle
106
110111 Coiffures of the People of Nuremberg
110
112113 Curious HeadDresses
112
HeadDress of the Women of Wirtemberg
114
Fanshaped HeadDress
115
A Peasant of Frankfort
116
A Saxon Peasant
117
Singular Coiffure
118
Costume of the Tyrolese
119
Page
121
COSTUME IN SCOTLAND
176
A Highlander 52 A Highland Lady 176
181
COSTUME IN IRELAND 53 Ancient Dress of the Irish 54 Costume in the Twelfth Century
186
Female of the Lower Class 186
187
COSTUME IN WALES
190
COSTUME IN FRANCE
192
King Clovis 58 Clothilde his Queen
194
Shoe of Charles the Bald 60 Cuff of the Countess de Dreux 61 Capuchon of Charles le Bon 194 ib 196 ib
196
229
229
99
231
252
252
257
257
COSTUME IN GERMANY
271
Dress of a Lady 108 Ancient Male Costume 109 Isabelle of Bavaria 271
272
279
279
280
280
COSTUME IN SPAIN
288
A Spanish Lady 121 The Basquina of Cadiz
289
The Capa or Cloak
290
Muleteers Costume 124 Elizabeth daughter of Henry II
292
COSTUME IN PORTUGAL 125 Broadbrimmed
297
Mode of Dressing the Hair 127 Female Peasant 297
298
HeadDress 129 Costume of the Women of Berne 130 Dress on GalaDays 131 Paysannes Dress in Lucerne 132 Man of Schaffhausen 133 Woman of ...
305
St Gall
306
Appensell
307
A Lady of Florence
330
COSTUME IN SICILY AND MALTA 150 Dress of the Maltese
331
The Faldetta
332
COSTUME IN ANCIENT ROME 152 Roman Toga
335
Another Figure attired in the Toga
336
The Robe called Stola ib 155 Mode of Dressing the Hair
340
Figure wearing the Ornament called Bulla
343
COSTUME IN NORWAY 157 Ancient Dress of a Peasant
346
Costume of the Women
348
COSTUME IN SWEDEN 159 Ancient Swedish Dress
349
Male Peasant
351
COSTUME IN DENMARK 162 National Dress of the Men
352
Ancient Danish Warrior
353
SnowShoe
354
COSTUME IN HUNGARY 165 Hungarian Military Dress
355
Dress of a Female Peasant
356
COSTUME IN POLAND Page 167 Male Costume
360
Female of the Lower Class
361
Gentleman of the Higher Class ib 170 A Polish Lady
362
COSTUME IN RUSSIA 171 Ancient Male Costume
363
172173 HeadDresses of the Wotiaks
366
Costume of the Kamtschatkians
367
Female Costume in Russia
369
of the Kalmuck Tartars ib 177 Costume of a Mordvine Woman
370
COSTUME IN TURKEY WALLACHIA
374
179181 Indoor Costumes of Eastern Ladies
377
Inmate of the Harem
379
Costume of a Turkish Gentleman
381
Lady of Wallachia
384
Phrygian Cap
387
COSTUME IN GREECE 187 Implements of Warfare
388
Ancient Female Costume il
390
190191 Ancient HeadDresses
392
Grecian Maiden
397
Island Male Costume
400
Woman of Scio
402
Ios
404
GalaDress in Argentiera
405
Island Maiden
407
COSTUME IN ALBANIA 198199 Male Costumes 408
408
Hindu Female
412
Male Costume
413
Female of the Lower Caste
414
Mahratta Chieftain
416
COSTUME IN THE MOGUL EMPIRE 204 Ancient Male Costume
418
Female ib 206 Peasants
426
COSTUME IN THE BIRMAN EMPIRE 207 Male Costume
427
Female of the Lower Class
430
COSTUME IN PERSIA 209 Female Equestrian
432
Persian Princess
434
Male Costume
436
The Jitra
438
COSTUME IN BOKHARA CIRCASSIA AND CASHMERE
441
Female on Horseback
443
HeadDress in Thibet
445
Cashmerian Costume
448
COSTUME IN AFFGHANISTAN 216 Dress of an Affghan
449
Winter Attire
450
Dress of an Affghan Female ib 219 Affghan of another Tribe
451
Warrior of the Peshawur
452
Male HeadDress
455
COSTUME IN CHINA Page 223 Chinese Military Mandarin
457
Mandarin of Pekin
458
Female of the Higher Class ib 226227 Costume of Married and Unmarried Ladies
460
Chinese Boot
462
COSTUME IN PALESTINE AND SYRIA 229 Dancing Girl
465
of Palestine
472
Woman of Syria
473
Druze Costume ib 233 A Druze Female
474
COSTUME IN ARABIA 234 Ordinary Arab Costume
476
Dress of a Bedouin Arab
479
An Arab of Distinction
480

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Page 16 - And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold; and said, Whose daughter art thou?
Page 431 - And Jonathan stripped himself of the robe that was upon him, and gave it to David, and his garments, even to his sword, and to his bow, and to his girdle.
Page 431 - For the man whom the king delighteth to honour, let the royal apparel be brought which the king useth to wear, and the horse that the king rideth upon, and the crown royal which is set upon his head: and let this apparel and horse be delivered to the hand of one of the king's most noble princes, that they may array the man withal whom the king delighteth to honour...
Page 146 - They let the hair of their heads grow to a great length ; but as -the men make a great show with heads of hair that are none of their own, the women, who they say have very fine heads of hair, tie it up in a knot, and cover it from being seen. The women look like angels, and would be more beautiful than the sun, were it not for little black spots that are apt to break out in their faces, and sometimes rise in very odd figures. I have observed that those little blemishes wear off very soon; but when...
Page 477 - The Arabian courtesans, like the Indian women, have little golden bells fastened round their legs, neck, and elbows, to the sound of which they dance before the King. The Arabian princesses wear golden rings on their fingers, to which little bells are suspended, as well as in the flowing tresses of their hair, that their superior rank may be known, and they themselves receive in passing the homage due to them.
Page 371 - ... four basins with a pleasing sound. The roof was painted with all sorts of flowers, falling out of gilded baskets, that seemed tumbling down. On a. sofa, raised three steps, and covered with fine Persian carpets, sat the...
Page 129 - Up, and put on my coloured silk suit, very fine, and my new periwig, bought a good while since, but durst not wear, because the plague was in Westminster when I bought it; and it is a wonder what will be the fashion after the plague is done, as to periwigs, for nobody will dare to buy any hair, for fear of the infection, that it had been cut off the heads of people dead of the plague My Lord Brouncker, Sir J.
Page 100 - Otto, some made round like a rubbing brush, others with a pique de vant (O fine fashion !), or now and then suffered to grow long, the barbers being grown to be so cunning in this behalf as the tailors.
Page 449 - The blankets are put on like Highland plaids, come down to near the knee, and are fastened with a belt. They also wear cotton trowsers, which, as well as their shirts, are worked all over with flowers in red and black worsted. The trowsers are slit at the bottom, so as to make a sort of fringe. They also wear worsted stockings, or perhaps worsted fillets rolled round their legs ; and the warriors wear half-boots of white goat-skin. The...

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