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Title:
Costumes for the stage : a complete handbook for every kind of play
Author:
Jackson, Sheila.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Dutton, [1978]

©1978
Physical Description:
144 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780876902981
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This updated edition aims at simplicity in all aspects of designing and making costumes. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 7
1 Planning and equipmentp. 9
2 Measurements, patterns and fittingp. 12
3 The changing shape of period costumep. 15
4 Greek Dramap. 22
5 Medieval costume, miracles and mysteriesp. 29
6 Shakespeare and the sixteenth centuryp. 39
7 The seventeenth centuryp. 45
8 The eighteenth centuryp. 51
9 The nineteenth centuryp. 57
10 From 1895 to the First World Warp. 70
11 The twenties and thirtiesp. 79
12 Yesterday and todayp. 85
13 Underwear and nightwearp. 87
14 Thinking about designp. 90
15 Trimmingsp. 96
16 Adapting a hatp. 98
17 Fabrics, plain and patternedp. 99
18 Some simple methods for accessoriesp. 109
19 Musicalsp. 118
20 Pantomimesp. 124
21 Pageants and carnivalsp. 130
22 Especially for schoolsp. 137
23 Curtain upp. 149
Bibliographyp. 150
Indexp. 151

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