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The Story Book of Clothes, Petersham, Maud and Miska

Author Name    Petersham, Maud and Miska

Title   The Story Book of Clothes

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good

Type   Hardcover

Edition   1st Edition

Size   8vo - over 7 - 9" tall

Publisher   Chicago, IL John C. Winston Company 1933

Seller ID   000399

Yellow cloth boards with paste-down illustration to front board. Boards are clean and square with light discoloration from age along the edges. Light bumps to spine ends. Gift inscription and a small bookstore stamp in front end paper. Pages are clean and crisp with some very light toning from age. Binding is straight and tight. Dust jacket is worn with scuffing and heavy chipping at extremities along with some mild soiling. A couple of small pieces out. Now in a protective mylar cover. Unnumbered pages. Story of early cultures making clothes out of fur, grass and even bark of trees, along with more modern techniques of the early twentieth century. Beautifully illustrated with full color lithographs alternating with two tone green & black illustrations.

CHILDREN PICTURE BOOK CLOTHES CLOTHING FASHION HISTORY DESIGN ILLUSTRATED LITHOGRAPH STONE CULTURAL SOCIAL HISTORY Children's Picture Books

Price = 15.00 USD



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