This is a vivid record, in words, illustrations and working diagrams, of a section of women's clothing design from 1600 to 1930.
The author was in charge of costume at the Theatre Studio run by Michel Saint-Denis in the 1930s.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 400 pages, a colour plate and 58 black and white plates and many drawings
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 18/07/1994
- Category: History of art / art & design styles
- ISBN: 9780571085941