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Synopsis: Waisted Efforts compliments the classic "Corsets and Crinolines" by Norah Waugh. Thirty years in the preparation, it contains the largest collection of corset drafts of any publication, with extensive details in construction. Among costumers, Waisted Efforts has become known as the "corset maker's bible."
About the Author: Robert Doyle was the creator of the animation program at the restoration of the 18th century Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia. He went on to create Canada's first and only Costume Studies Program at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia.
Thirty years of research and teaching has produced this extraordinary work; shedding new light on this ancient garment, now entering a new renaissance in contemporary theatre and fashion.
Title: Waisted Efforts: An Illustrated Guide to ...
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book shows a small amount of wear to cover and binding. Some pages show signs of use. Bookseller Inventory # G0968303900I3N00
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications, U.S.A., 1997. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Slight underlinging; page ends have a small coffee stain. Binding is solid and square, , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Lots of b&w photos, graphic sewing design layouts, b&w era illustrations, charts, tables. 235 pages. Oblong format: 11"w x 8 1/2"h. Bookseller Inventory # 138694
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Waisted Efforts: An Illustrated Guide to Corset Making. Bookseller Inventory # Amz4801029
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007422912
Book Description SARTORIAL PRESS PUBLICATIONS, 2002. SOFT COVERS. Book Condition: GOOD TO VERY GOOD. Dust Jacket Condition: No D/W. 2002 REPRINT. OVERALL GOOD TO VERY GOOD. INTERNALLY VERY GOOD EXCEPT THAT THE VERY EDGE OF THE LAST FEW PAGES IS A LITTLE SOILED. THE SOFT COVERS HAVE A LITTLE WEAR ON THE BOTTOM EDGE AND ON CORNERS. TINY SCUFF ON FRONT OF SPINE. MORE SCANS AVAILABLE. Size: 235 PAGES. Bookseller Inventory # 027727
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications, 1997. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0968303900
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020968303900
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0968303900 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0651702
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110968303900
Book Description Sartorial Press Publications, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0968303900