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Title: Westfälisches Trachtenbuch. Die jetztigen und ehemaligen Westfälischen und Schaumburgischen Gebiet unfassend. [Original Ausgabe; First edition].
Description: Bielefeld, Berlin u. Leipzig, Velhagen & Klasing, 1904. Stout large 4°. Original white coloured publ. cloth. Covertitle in bold gilded type, repeated on spine. Covertitle printed in bold monochrome decorative pattern, decorative pattern printed on spine. Original white silkcovered limp f.e.p.'s. Hftitle (verso blank).[2], 208pp. Many coloured and captioned illustrations on 26 plates, of which one double-page, Numerous captioned monochrome illustrations on 6 plates and in text, incl. 4 beautiful col. plates after drawings by Johs. Gehrts, some monochrome headpieces and decorative initials, double-page map at rear end illustrating Westfalia region in bygone days, some diagrams in text, tables of coloured and monochrome illustrations. Massive german language historic survey about local traditional clothing, including headdress, shoes, boots and clogs, accessories for women, men and children in Westfalia Region, before the first World War Includes pictures of dress for special occasions and occupations. (Lower outer cover a little bit marked).

Keywords: costume dress tradition folklore westfalia germany bygones occupation festive daily accessories men women children clothing dress culture heritage history

Price: EUR 275.00 = appr. US$ 298.88 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 56609