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Japanese Tradition in Color & Form : Dress

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 015899


Unfortunate tape marks to eps, no other apparent defects. View more info

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Oriental Costume

By: Ayer, Jacqueline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1974

Seller ID: 009898


D/W with sl. edgewear, tear to upper front flap fold (now protected). "...divided into several sections which deal in turn with the different aspects of society in the major periods of Indian, Japanese and Chinese history...twenty-eight full-colour plates reveals an arresting elegance of regal dress and theatrical costumes, and over 600 black and white drawings illustrate costume styles from figurines of the early Indus Valley civilization to modern Chinese industria... View more info

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The Sari

By: Banerjee, Mukulika; Miller, Daniel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford & New York, Berg: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020060


A brand new, unread book with minimal shelfwear to D/W and board edges. "Drawing on experiences from villagers in Bengal to scientists in Bangalore, this book explores the beauty, adaptability and personality of India's most inconic garment." View more info

Fashion Asia

By: Bullis, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026101


Chapters arranged geographically - Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, The Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China. Internally unmarked, sl. shelfwear to wraps inc. faint crease to lower right corner front panel. View more info

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The Nyonya Kebaya : A Century Of Straits Chinese Costume

By: MAHMOOD, DATIN SERI ENDON

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Periplus Editions: 2004

Seller ID: 025526


A superb "gift quality" book with illustrated endpapers and beautiful photographs of this most exquisite of traditional garments. Small bump to lower edge back panel View more info

Dress in Hong Kong : a century of Change and Customs

By: Szeto, Naomi Yin-yin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hong Kong Museum of History: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015069


Chinese/English text. 112 pps. Internally unmarked, minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Cheogsam

By: Van Roojen, Pepin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Pepin Press: 2009

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 024117


Text in English, French, Italian, Spanish and German. 160 pps. plus CD featuring 60+ textile and embroidery designs. "The extremely elegant and feminine Cheongsam is an archetypical Chinese dress of the 20th century; a fusion of traditional Chinese costume and modern fashion." View more info

5000 Years of Chinese Costumes : Mandarin Text

By: Zhou Xan; Gao Chunming

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, The Commercial Press: 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030133


This is the true first edition, Mandarin text throughout, in excellent unmarked condition with small bump to lower spine the only defect. The first English language edition was published four years later, 1988. A magnificent book, 256 pps. inc. index, presented in original cardboard slipcase in very good, slightly bumped, condition. View more info