Le Costume Historique. Tome II
Paris: Firmin-Didot et cie, circa 1888. Hardcover. Oversized, half red leather and marble illustrated paper boards; marble illustrated end papers; title page with red and black lettering and small bw illustration; unpaginated, mainly color plates with descriptive text. Fair (heavy wear to boards, most of leather spine missing, front & rear covers unattached, heavy foxing and soiling to title page and title half page, remaining pages have some foxing spots but are otherwise clear. Plates are hand numbered 1-100. Item #189668
This is volume 2 of a 6 volume set. "main types of clothing and adornment, compared to those of the interior of the dwelling in all times and among all peoples, with many details on furniture, weapons, everyday objects, means of transport, etc." translated from title page.