Folk Costumes of the World

Folk Costumes of the World

Book - 1999
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Folk costumes express both the character of communities and their ethnic origins. This book demonstrates their diversity and ingenuity with examples of the embroidery and weaving of these costumes, which are still being created today.
Publisher: London : Cassell, 1999
Edition: Rev. and enlarged ed. --
ISBN: 9780304350292
030435029X
Branch Call Number: 391.009 Har 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 224 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.)
Additional Contributors: Legg, Phyllida

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Jul 04, 2012

A fine source for anyone interested in world costumes. It contains color pictures, and descriptions of the typical folk costume of whatever region.

I've found a lot of these books, when they say "of the world", they usually mean Europe and half of Asia, there are many areas besides those featured in this book.
This is a great book to start out with if you want to learn more about various folk costumes.

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