What People Wore, by Douglas GorslineDover Publications Inc.
A fascinating panorama of styles - from diaphanous gowns of Egyptian royalty to 1920s wardrobe of American flapper. Includes accessories and hairstyles. 'Almost two thousand black and white illustrations outline the changing world of people's clothing from ancient times to the early 20th century. This is a fine survey of clothing styles and history, packed with plate after plate of style examples for both men and women. -- Midwest Book Review