Royal and Historic Gloves and Shoes

By: Redfern, W.B.

Price: $145.87

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+

1st Printing. Brick color color cloth, gold pictorial decor, top page ends gold gilt. Moderate general wear. No handwriting, no markings. Cloth torn at spine top, frayed at spine bottom. 78 plates. Every plate has been specifically made for this work from the existing artifact, either by photographs or by carefully made watercolour drawings by the author. Two introductions on the history of gloves and shoes, 78 plates with historically explanatory texts. Includes gloves, hawking glove and gauntlets of Henry VIII, gloves of Henry VI, Queen Elizabeth, Shakespeare, James I, Charles I, Charles II, Queen Anne and others. Military jack-boots, medieval shoes, boots of Henry VI, Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia, Queen Anne, etc.

Title: Royal and Historic Gloves and Shoes

Author Name: Redfern, W.B.

Categories: History, Britain, Beauty/Fashion, Clothing/Fabric,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: London, UK, Methuen & Co.: 1904

ISBN Number: B003OK0HF6

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+

Size: Folio 12 - 15'' tall

lbs: 5.00 lbs

Seller ID: 87089

Keywords: History::Britain Antiques Collectibles::Clothing/Fabric Women's Topics::Beauty/Fashion gauntlets buskins