Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. hardcover. With 500 illustrations, including 300 chromolithograph plates and 200 "en camaieu". 6 volumes. Short oblong 4to, handsomely bound in 3/4 red morocco, ornate gilt-stamped spines, t.e.g., shelfworn, corners worn; hinges broken in vol. V, upper hinge broken vol. III, else internally excellent set. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. very good(+).
A splendid survey of the costume of all nations and periods, with some treatment of hair-styles, jewelry, period furnishings, etc. Contains bibliography and extensive glossary. Arntzen/Rainwater P99; Chamberlin 1681.