La Mode Illustree 1871 - Red Premier edition with (no colour plates)
This fashion journal is an ideal resource for fashion designers, historical costumiers, and re-enactors who create their own clothing.
This large red book has card boards with leather, gold tooled spine. It measures 37.5cm high x 27cm wide and 3cm deep. It weighs more than 2kg.
There are 416 pages, many of which include black and white illustrations of the latest fashions of the day and instructions for the construction of the patterns Illustrated in the magazine.
The binding is in strong, if battered condition. Inside the edges of the pages. and the pages themselves are in very good condition. There are the usual signs of use, but this is in better than normal condition for a book of this age.
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