La Mode Illustree 1892 & 1893 - Premier edition without colour plates
This double year edition of this fashion journal is an ideal resource for designers, historical costumiers, and re-enactors who create their own clothing.
This is is a large book measuring 37cm high x 26cm 4cm wide and deep. It weighs more than 2kg
There are 416 pages in 1892 and 424 pages in 1893. 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.
Each edition has a detailed index showing all contents by type, making finding particular research easier than with most printed matter of this period.
Condition - The boards are in good order. The green fabric covered spine has gold tooling showing the title and dates. There is a tear, which has been repaired on the base of the spine.
Inside the end papers are in good order. The edges of the internal pages are in good order. There are some folds, tears, loose pages etc but this is to be expected with what is in effect a reference book which is 127 years old.
Our preferred shipping option is by Colissimo which offers tracked and insured postage from France. There is also an economic option for shipping called Livres et Brochures. The latter takes much longer to arrive and is neither trackable or insured. Please make contact to discuss the price of shipping to your location.