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Fashion, Design, Costume

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1 DEUSS, Krystyna Indian Costumes from Guatemala
UK Author Published 1981 0950784702 / 9780950784700 First Edition Stiff Card Wrappers Near Fine Softcover 21cm by 29.5cm 
Catalogue of an Exhibion of Indigenous Native Costumes from Guatemala along with considerable textual explanation and background. 72pp, profusely illustrated with colour photographs, maps, diagrams etc. Brighjt, clean interior. Previous owner's signatures to the title page otherwise unmarked. Sound, tight binding, no spine creases. Bright, unmarked wrappers. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 412g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; USA rates by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination plus weight. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 GUIDE SERVICE Woman's Dress Pattern from 1927
New York Guide Service 1927 Good to Very Good Dress Pattern in Envelope 5" by 7.5" 
Woman's Dress Pattern, dated 1927, in its original mailing envelope. Style No. 2570. Includes pattern pieces, instructions and envelope. Size of envelope - 5" by 7.75". Only damage is to the flap of the opened envelope. This item weighs and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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3 HANLE, Dorothea Zack - Editor HairDo: September 1965
New York Dell Publishing 1965 Vol. X, No. 9 Stapled Wrappers VG Monthly Magazine 8.5" by 11" 
Magazine detailing HairDo's & Hair Fashion of 1965. Size - 8.5" by 11", 72pp, photo illustrated in b&w with a little color. Generally clean, minor wear and soiling, but no major defects. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 JERMAINE'S [Ladies Fashion Store] Jermaine's Credit Card; Fall & Winter, 1963-4
Vancouver, B. C. Jermaine's 1963 Card About Fine Credit Card 3.5" by 2.25" 
Store-issued Credit Card. For use at Jermaine's - a Vancouver Ladies Wear Shop located at 600 Granville Street at Dunsmuir. Four Floors of Fashion. Name and account number, verso. Mint condition. Pre-dates general use of Visa/MasterCard etc. Inexpensive Lettermail postal rates apply - Domestic & International 
Price: 3.50 USD
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5 LANE BRYANT; Tall Girls Tall Girls Fashions for Spring and Summer 1963
Indianapolis, IN Lane Bryant 1963 1963 Stapled Wrappers VG+ G Retail Catalogue 8.5" by 10.5" 
Retail Catalog of Fashions for Tall Women - over 5' 7". Contains outerwear, underwear, shoes, accessories etc. Size - 8.5" by 10.5", 68pp, color and b&w illustration. Bright, clean and unmarked. Folded vertically at centre for enclosure in an envelope. Original mailing envelope still present. Weight, 130g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 PACIFIC NATIONAL EXHIBITION Fashions for Western Living; Home Arts Building, PNE
Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition 1957 Stapled Card Wrappers About Fine Booklet 5.5" by 8.5" 
Booklet promoting a Fashion Show at Vancouver`s 1957 Pacific National Exhibition comprising products locally designed and manufactured. 28pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean and unmarked, about `as new`. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. Weight, 38g. Inexpensive Lettermail rates may apply. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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7 RAW SILK BUREAU Raw Silk
New York Raw Silk Bureau Good VG Brochure 4" by 9" 
Folding brochure detailing the manufacturing of raw silk in Japan. Includes two samples of silk, laid-in. Undated, but circa 1938/9. Produced by the Raw Silk Bureau of New York, the major importers of silk from Japan into the USA. Folded size - 4" by 9". Unfolds to 16" by 9" with 8 panels. 15 photographs plus considerable explanatory text. Sound, unmarked condition. Inexpensive Lettermail postgae applies. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 ROBINSON, Julian The Golden Aage of Style : Art Deco Fashion Illustration
Toronto Royce Publications 1976 First Canadian Edition Cloth Near Fine VG+ Hardcover Quarto 
The author 'evokes the fashionable atmosphere of the period and captures the visual excitement of these creative golden years'. 128 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm. Bright, clean interior except for a small gift inscription to the ffep. Binding is tight and square, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket ia very nearly similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight, 812g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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9 S. W. & Co. How to Adjust the Popular Batswing Tie
London, UK Fischer's in the Strand Good Leaflet 11cm by 14.5cm 
Small leaflet, 4pp, with illustrated instructions on how to fasten the Batswing Tie. Circa 1900. Old fold at centre. Overstamped by a London, England retailer's name & address. This item weighs 3g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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10 TALL SHOP, The Tall Shop Woman's Wear Catalog: Spring, 1970
Calgary, AB The Tall Shop 1970 Stapled Wrappers Fine Retail Trade Catalog 6.5" by 9.5" 
Retail Trade Catalog from a Canadian supplier of Clothing for Tall Women - dresses, sportswear, hosiery, girdles, underwear. All illustration is artist drawn, not photographic. Size - 6" by 8.5", 28pp, illustrated, with original mailing envelope. Also, laid in, is an 8pp catalog for Spring and Summer 1969. The two items weigh 50g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 50g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within North America. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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11 THOMPSON, Alice - Editor Seventeen: April, 1953
New York Triangle Publications 1953 Vol 12, No 4 Printed Wrappers Very Good Monthly Magazine 10.5" by 13" 
Single issue of a magazine for teens and young women, for April of 1953. Full of fashion and lifestyle content. Spring fashions. 200pp [large issue!], profusely illustrated, much in color, advertising. Generally a clean, sound copy. Sound, tight binding, minor wear to the foot of the spine. Front wrapper shows light rubbing & age wear, but no marks or labels. Sound copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 610g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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12 THOMPSON, Alice - Editor Seventeen: June, 1952
New York Triangle Publications 1952 Vol 11, No 6 Printed Wrappers Very Good Monthly Magazine 10.5" by 13" 
Single issue of a magazine for teens and young women, for Junel of 1952. Full of fashion and lifestyle content. Summer fashions. 120pp, profusely illustrated, much in color, advertising. Generally a clean, sound copy. Sound, tight binding, minor wear to the foot of the spine. Front wrapper shows light rubbing & age wear, but no marks or labels. Sound copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 377g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Film und Frau: Zeigt die Mode Herbst; Winter 1965/66, WALDENBURGER, Helga - Chefredakteurin
13 WALDENBURGER, Helga - Chefredakteurin Film und Frau: Zeigt die Mode Herbst; Winter 1965/66
Hamburg, Germany Jahrreszeitenverlag GMBH 1965 Winter 1965-6 Cloth Spine, Paper Wrappers Good VG Magazine 27cm by 34cm 
German language with some English, oversize Fashion Magazine from the Winter of 1965. 210pp, profusely illustrated in color and in sepia. Fashion model Detlev Albers on front cover. Subtitled in English, 'The Golden Book of Fashion' - Autumn-Winter 1965/66, all fashion details are translated into English. Overall, a sound clean copy. Interior is VG+. Front wrapper is unmarked but shows some surface rubbing as usual. Cloth spine is sound. Only very minor spots of wear present. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 790g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. . 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES Library of Dressmaking; Four Volumes
Scranton, PA Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences Cloth VG+ No Dustjackets, None Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Matching 'Set' of four volumes in blue cloth with gilt titles etc to the spine. Published 1923-1925. Fouyr volumes - v. 1. Sewing materials.- v. 2. Harmony in dress.- v. 3. Care of clothing.- v. 4. Tailored garments. Over 1,000 pages, photo and art illustrated. Clean, unmarked books showing only light signs of age and use. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight, 2.65kg. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Some freight allowanced build-in. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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