The Civil War Ladies Sketchbook, Vol. 1, is a comprehensive guide to the clothing worn by women during the American Civil War era. This book is filled with drawings of what the ladies wore from the inside out. It provides basic, historically accurate information on the dress styles of this era, including Day Dresses, Tea Dresses, Ball Gowns, Headdresses, Hairdos, Bonnets, Jackets, accessories and underclothes. Includes 2 pages of Bridal Gowns and veils. The drawings are made from periodicals of the time showing details with explanations. Includes 3 Basic Bodice patterns to enlarge, as well as ideas for decorating dresses. Paperback, 48 pages, 113 black & white drawings.
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Kathleen York, the author of the Civil War Ladies Sketchbook, Vol. 1 has been doing Civil War Living History and researching historical clothing since 1976. York has a Masters Degree in Instructional Design. She has also written and illustrated 4 other books on American Civil War era clothing.
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Book Description The House of York, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110939808005
Book Description The House of York, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0939808005