First edition. The actress Eva Le Gallienne's copy. Cloth, (slightly frayed at spine crown).
This excellent work deals with Oriental costume by defining characteristic shapes and colors that are indigenous to particular countries: the caftans, galbeas, full cut trousers of Africa and the Middle East, coats, kimonos, quilted jackets, shoes, hats, etc. of Japan and China, Morocco, Tunisia, Sudan, Egypt, Syria, Turkey, China, Japan, and the Caucasus including Daghestan are well covered. In a handsome binding. (Inventory #: 0738)