“A PECULIARLY INTERESTING AND SUGGESTIVE STUDY AND CHRONICLE”
FISCHEL, Oskar and VON BOEHN, Max. Modes and Manners of the Nineteenth Century. London and New York, 1909, 1927. Four volumes.
First edition in English of Fischel and von Boehn’s survey of 19th-century fashion, profusely illustrated throughout with 116 chromolithographic plates (often heightened by hand), photographs and in-text illustrations, handsomely bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. $1100.