CLOTHING IN THE MIDDLE AGES
In addition to eye-catching visuals on every page (all fully captioned), the book features timelines, maps, and numerous fact boxes. Main subjects are divided into 14 two-page spreads with artwork and decorative borders attractively arranged around text passages. Subtitles add focus and glossary terms are printed in boldface. Topics include making fabrics; peasants’ clothing; trade, towns, and textiles; fabrics from far away; style in towns; a noble’s clothing; children’s clothing; protected by armor; dressing for prayer; clothing in other cultures; hygiene; and beauty.
8" x 11"