Costumes of the East

By: Fairservis, Walter A.

Price: $28.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Ex-institutional library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Text block and boards both have sharp corners, no edge or corner wear, binding is very tight. Dust jacket is worn with multiple small tears and chipping at edges, heavy scuffing, no large or open tears. 160 pages on heavy paper with color plates on glossy paper. Profusely illustrated in b&w and color. Contents include costume of Balkans, Caucasus, Ukraine, Near East, Iran, (Persia) Afghanistan, Central Asia, India and Pakistan, High Borderlands, Kashmir, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, tibet, Southeast Asia, China, Japan and Korea, Southeast Siberia, Manchuria, Hokkaido, Bonins & Siberia with b&w illustrations of typical clothing and then several full-page museum quality color photos of examples of actual clothing for MOST of the above regions.

Title: Costumes of the East

Author: Fairservis, Walter A.

Illustrator: Beiswenger, Thomas; Fairservis, Jan

Categories: Asia, Fashion, Costume, Beauty,

Publisher: Chatham Press, 1971

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Poor

Seller ID: 129861

Keywords: fashion, Costume, Eurasia, Asia, East, Folk Costume, Anthropology, Japan, China, Tibet, Iran, Persia, Afghanistan,