Clothing for Women, Selection and Construction

By: Baldt, Laura I.

Price: $49.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


9 color plates; 367 b&w figures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 552 pages; Revised and enlarged edition, in "new form and content" to "reflect the advancement of scientific research, methods and standards and the role of women in new positions.."Original pictorial cloth with a striking Jazz Age, Flapper styled dress design illustrating the cover board. The illustrations of specific designs and methods are substantially updated from earlier editions to more accurately represent the roaring 20's clothing styles. Still a "home economics" text but more reflective of the times than earlier editions. This 1929 edition is hard to find. Light sunning to cloth at spine and at front edge. Leetring and detail bright to all surfaces. Spine slightly cocked. Contents bright and neat. Profusely illustrated with demonstrative figures for methods and patterns. VG

Title: Clothing for Women, Selection and Construction

Author Name: Baldt, Laura I.

Categories: Women''s Studies, Design, Fashion; Textiles,

Edition: Revised and enlarged ed

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 15307