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Author Planché, J. R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880, author

Title History of British costume / [ by J. R. Planche] under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Published London : Charles Knight, 1834
London : Charles Knight : Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman ; Edinburgh : Oliver & Boyd ; Glasgow : Rutherglen and Co. ; Dublin : Wakeman ; Liverpool : Willmer and Smith ; Leeds : Baines and Newsome ; New York : Jackson, 1834
London : W. Clowes


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPC  391.00941 Hob/Cos  LIB USE ONLY
Description xx, 376 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm
Series Library of entertaining knowledge
Library of entertaining knowledge.
Contents Introduction -- List of authorities quoted -- Ancient British period -- Roman-British period a.d. 78-400 -- Anglo-Saxon period, a.d. 450-1016 -- Anglo-Danish period, a.d. 1016-1041 -- Reigns of Edward the Confessor and Harold II, a.d. 1042-1066 -- Reigns of William II, Henry I, ad Stephen a.d. 1087-1154 -- Reigns of Henry II, Richard I, and John a.d. 1154-1216 -- Reign of Henry III a.d. 1216-1272 -- Reigns of Edward I and II a.d. 1272-1327 -- Reign of Edward III, a.d. 1327-1377 -- Reign Richard II, a.d. 1377-1377 -- Reigns Henry IV and V, a.d. 1399-1422 -- -- Reigns of Henry VI, and Edward IV, a.d. 1420-1483 -- Reigns of Edward V, and Richard III, a.d. 1483-1485 -- Reign of Henry VII, a.d. 1485-1509 -- Reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI, and Mary, a.d. 1509-1558 -- Reign of Elizabeth, a.d. 1558-1603 -- Reign of James I, a.d. 1603-1625 -- Reign of Charles I and Commonwealth, a.d. 1625-1660 -- Reign of Charles II, a.d. 1660-1685 -- Reigns of James II and William and Mary, a.d. 1685-1702 -- Costume of the Eighteenth Century from the accession of Anne to the present period -- National costume of Scotland -- National costume of Ireland
Summary Details the full history of British fashion from pre-Roman times to George III
Notes "Under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages xiv- xx)
Subject Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- Juvenile literature.
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- History.
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Costume -- Great Britain.
Fashion -- Great Britain.
Activities of Daily Living.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Author Jackson, publisher
Clowes, William, 1779-1847, publisher
Knight, Charles, 1743-1827?, publisher
Wakeman, W. C., publisher
Baines and Newsome, publisher
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, publisher
Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland), publisher
Rutherglen and Co., publisher
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain), sponsor
Willmer and Smith, publisher
LC no. 35020481
Other Titles British costume