1st Edition

Clothing, Society and Culture in Nineteenth-Century England, Volume 1

By Clare Rose, Vivienne Richmond Copyright 2011

    In recent times clothing has come to be seen as a topic worthy of study, yet there has been little source material available. This three-volume edition presents previously unpublished documents which illuminate key developments and issues in clothing in nineteenth-century England.

    General Introduction, Note on Currency, Glossary, Bibliography, Introduction, Early Ready-to-Wear Innovators, Set of Flyers for Doudney and Son, London, 1830s–40s, Advertising in Verse, Developments in Mail-Order Retailing, Dressmaking Patterns, The Business of Selling, Tailors and their Customers, Notes