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    Paul Louis de Giafferri. The History of French Masculine Costume. Gallo-Roman Togas and Tunics. Monastic and Byzantine Attire in the Middle Ages. Capes and Collars, Renaissance. Doublets and Jerkins, Louis XIII and Louis XIV. Refined Taste of the French Garments, Louis XV. Masculine Ideal Perukes and Dress-Coats, Louis XVI. Supreme Good Manners of the Revolutionary "Sans-Culottes." Napoleonic Imperial Official Smartness. Romantic Dandies and Beaux of the Restoration Period. Appearance of the Second Empire Fops. New York: Foreign Publications, 1927. Krown & Spellman retail: $400. Folio. 80pp. 100 full color plates. Ex-library.Wrappers. Slipcase with ties. Ten separate texts. Some edgewear and chipping on wrappers and leaves. Many wrappers torn. Many leaves loose. Covers of slipcase detached from spine. Held together by ties. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

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    Giafferi (1886- ?) Contains: Gallo-Roman togas and tunics. - Monastic and Byzantine attire in the Middle Ages. - Capes and collars, Renaissance. - Doublets and jerkins, Louis XIII and Louis XIV. - Refined taste of the French garments, Louis XV. - Masculine ideal, perukes and dresscoats, Louis XVI. - Supreme good manners of the Revolutionary "Sans-culottes." - Napoleonic imperial official smartness. - Romantic dandies and beaux of the Restoration period - Appearance of the Second Empire fops. Hiler 377.

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