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COSTUME -- COLAS, René. Bibliographie générale du Costume et de la Mode. Paris, 1933. 2 volumes in one, 4o (246 x 160 mm). Half-titles. Contemporary purple morocco-backed cloth, original wrappers bound in, top edge gilt (spine slightly faded).
LIPPERHEIDE, Franz. Katalog der Freiherrlich von Lipperheideschen Kostümbibliothek. Berlin: 1896-1905. 2 volumes, 4o (365 x 175 mm). Illustrations, some full-page. Near-contemporary purple half morocco, top edge gilt (spines slightly faded). First edition. -- the 2-volume second revised edition of Lipperheide, published in Berlin in 1965.
The first edition of Lipperheide includes descriptions of about 760 items that are not included in the second edition - they were either lost during the "39-45" war or excluded. (5)
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