Text in French & Italian. ‘Costumes Ancient and Modern’. Covering historical and current (1859-1860) clothing of the whole world. Incredibly scarce original copies. 2 Volumes complete Cloth covers show some wear and are grubby. Edges are tanned and slighty rough cut. Private inscription on FEP of Volume I. Some foxing throughout due to age, but all pages legible and complete.
Author: Cesare Vecellio
Publisher: Firmin Didot Freres Fils & Cie, Paris, 1859
Edition: First Edition