The Whole Art of Dress ! or, The Road to Elegance and Fashion, at the Enormous Saving of Thirty Per Cent!!! : being a treatise upon that essential and much-cultivated requisite of the present day, gentlemen's costume : explaining and clearly defining, by a series of beautifully engraved illustrations, the most becoming assortment of colours and style of dress and undress, in all their varieties; suited to different ages and complexions, so as to render the human figure most symmetrical and imposing to the eye : also, directions in the purchase of all kinds of wearing apparel: accompanied by hints for the toilette, containing a few valuable and original recipes; likewise, some advice to the improvement of defects in the person and carriage : together with a dissertation on uniform in general, and the selection of fancy dress

INGREY, Charles; Effingham Wilson; C. Whiting

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Price: $650.00

Place Published: London
Publisher: Effingham Wilson
Date Published: 1830

Description: Hand colored lithographic frontispiece and 6 illustrations black & white. Slim 12 mo, 100 pages, 3/4 burgundy morocco, ornately gilt spine, marbled boards, hinges strengthened, ex libris. London: Effingham Wilson, 1830. Scarce.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 252926

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By This Publisher: Effingham Wilson
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