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KRETSCHMER, Albert.
Dr. Carl Rohrbach.
The Costumes of all Nations : from earliest times to the nineteenth century : exhibiting the Dresses and Habits of all Classes...

Published
London: Henry Sotheran, 1882.
Plates
106
Binding/Size
M=4to
Value
0-5000
Published
London: Henry Sotheran, 1882.
Ref
34

4 p. 104 leaves of col. plates ; 33 cm; large 4to. Modern binding in red 3/4 calf with gilt rule to boards. Spine with raised gilt bands and lettered in gilt to the second and third compartments, top edge gilt. Spine slightly 'sunned'. Bookplate "R.H.G." to front free end paper. Excellent example. Chromolithographs. Coloured plates in order: 1. Frontis. 2. Title page. 3. Egyptian. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Common People / Ladies of Rank / Men of Rank / Royalty etc. 4. Egyptian. Ancient Times. (12 figs) Priests / Warriors / King in Ceremonial and War Costume etc. 5. Egyptian. Ancient Times. (43 figs) Military Standards / Weapons / Sceptres / Shields / Musical Instruments / Baskets / Tables / Chairs etc. 6. Assyrian. Ancient Times. (18 figs) Prime Minister / King / Court Officials / Priests / Warriors / King in Battle / King's Bodyguard etc. 7. Hither Asia. Ancient Times. (14 figs) Syrians / Hebrews / Men of Rank / Jew and Jewess of low Rank / Priests etc. 8. Miscellaneous. Ancient Times. (43 figs) Hammers / Lancers / Shields / Daggers / Weapons / Water Vessels / Seats / Throne / Table etc. 9. Persian. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Persians of Rank / King / Warriors / Body-Guards / King in War Costume etc. 10. East Europe. Ancient Times. (15 figs) Sarmatian Warriors / Dacian Warriors and Women / Soythian Warriors etc. 11. Greek. Ancient Times. (12 figs) Females / Bridal Pair / Priestess of Ceres / Commander in Chief / King etc. 12. Greek. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Female Dancer / Women / Female Flute Player etc. 13. Greek. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Philosopher / Citizen / Priest and Priestess / Female Bacchanant etc. 14. Greek. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Girls in Gymnastic Costume / Warriors / King / Common Men / Mourning Women etc. 15. Asia Minor. Ancient Times. (16 figs)Men / Women / Warriors / Military Chiefs / Ladies of Rank / Nobleman etc. 16. Greek. Ancient Times. (48 figs) Drinking Horns / Knives / Baskets / Armlets / Earrings / Fans / Vases / Seats / Parasol etc. 17. Etruscan. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Warriors / Priest / Nobleman / Women etc. 18. Roman. Ancient Times. (13 figs) Peasants / Nobleman / Priests / Senator / Citizen / Equestrian etc. 19. Roman. Ancient Times. (14 figs) Soldiers / Standard-Bearer / Slinger / General / Triumpher / Magistrate etc. 20. Roman. Ancient Times. (15 figs) Women. 21. Roman. Ancient Times. (42 figs) Armour / Helmets / Standards / Swords / Axe / Foot Coverings / Trumpet / Parchment Scrolls and Case / Writing Tables / Finger Rings etc. 22. British, Gallic, German. Ancient Times. (12 figs) Gauls / Druid in Judge's Costume / British Women / Germans / Boadicea / British Chieftainess etc. 23. Roman Christian. Ancient Times. (12 figs) Women / Priest / Soldier / Roman Woman / Roman etc. 24. Anglo-Saxons. A.D. 500-1000. (14 figs) Warriors / Men of Rank / Women of Rank / Bishops / etc. 25. Byzantines. A.D. 300-700. (16 figs) Theodosius / Aelia Flacilla / Heraclius / Men and Women of Rank / Justinian / Priest / Phocas, Bishop Maximianus etc. 26. Byzantines. A.D. 800-1000. (12 figs) Warriors / Men of Rank / Arms-bearer / Basilius / Bishop / Empress etc. 27. Franks. A.D. 400-600. (13 figs) Peoples of Lower Ranks / Citizens of Position / Women of Rank / Burgundian King / Clotilda / Clovis / Servant etc. 28. Franks. A.D. 700-800. (12 figs) Men of Rank / Princesses and Women of Rank / Warriors / Benedictine Monk / Charlemagne etc. 29. Franks. A.D. 800. (14 figs) Warriors / Men of Rank / Women of Rank / Priest etc. 30. Miscellaneous. Middle Ages. (43 figs) Artefacts from the: Early Christian / Anglo-Saxon / Byzantine & Frankish times. Lyres / Lamps / Swords / Bows and Arrows / Lancers etc. 31. French. A.D. 900. (13 figs) Men of Lower Ranks / Women of Rank / Warriors / Man of Rank / Deacon / Bishop / Princess / King etc. 32. German. A.D. 1000-1100. (13 figs) Warriors / Nobility / Emperor Henry II / Cunegonda, his Consort / Princes / Bishop etc. 33. French. 1000. (15 figs) Bishops / Warriors / Costume of the People / Men of Rank / Queen Matilda / Lady of Rank / King Henry I / [First] Crusader Knight etc. 34. German. 1100. (16 figs) Noblemen / Warriors / Princesses / Emperor Frederick I / King etc. 35. Norman. 1000-1100. (17 figs) Herdsman / Man of Rank / Pilgrim / Warriors / Lady of Rank / Richard 'Lion-Heart' / Knights / Ladies of Rank / Queen etc. 36. French. 1100. (15 figs) Peasants / Ladies of Rank / Queen / King / Costume of the People / Knights etc. 37. Mixed. 1000-1100. (36 figs) Musical Instruments / Crosier / Swords / Knife and Forks / Cups / Seats / Prayer-desks / Table / Bed etc. 38. German. 1200. (17 figs) Knights / Physician / Jews / Knights of Teutonic Orders / Ladies of Rank / Earls / Emperor Frederick II etc. 39. Italian. 1200. (17 figs) Friars / Cardinal-legate / Venetian ladies of rank / People's Costume / Warrior / Pope / Doge of Venice etc. 40. English. 1200. (14 figs) Warriors / Hunter / Fool / King John / Knight Templar / Knight / Bishop etc. 41. French. 1200. (19 figs) Costumes of Citizens / Ladies of Rank and Princesses / Men of Rank / Knights etc. 42. Mixed. 1200-1300. (51 figs) Standards / Crowns / Helmets / Swords / Seats / Table / Writing-desk / Cups / Spurs etc. 43. Spanish, Moorish. 1300. (18 figs) Spanish: Huntsmen / Men of Rank / Ladies of Rank / Knights. Moorish: Warriors / Kings of Granada. 44. Italian. 1300. (18 figs) Pope / Cardinal / Citizens / Men of Rank / Peasant Costumes / Soldier / Doge of Venice / Archbishop etc. 45. Italian. 1300. (19 figs) Men of Rank / Petrarcha / Magistrate / Women of Rank / Women of the Middle and Lower Classes etc. 46. German. 1300-1350. (14 figs) Armed Citizen / Builders / Knight / Count of Thüringen / Louis the Bavarian / Woman of Rank / Men of Rank etc. 47. German. 1350-1400. (13 figs) Knights in Battle Costume / Soldiers / Men of Rank / Women of Rank etc. 48. French. 1300. (19 figs) Citizens / Men of Rank / Sergeant-at-Arms / Duke of Burgundy / Knight / King etc. 49. English. 1300-1400. (14 figs) Crossbow-Man / Costume of Common People / Court-Costume / Man of Rank / Knight / Edward III / Queen Philippa etc. 50. French. 1300. (21 figs) Queens and Princesses / ladies of Rank / Female Citizens / Isabel of Bavaria, Consort of Charles VI, and Ladies of her suite. 51. German. 1400-1450. (18 figs) Women of Rank / men of Rank / Duke of Bavaria / Dignitaries / Jews / Knights etc. 52. German. 1450-1500. (18 figs) Senator / Patricians / Knight. 53. German. 1450-1500. (21 figs) Female Citizens / Duchess / Maidens of Rank. 54. German. 1450-1500. (16 figs) Jester / Knight / Bailiff / Citizen / Peasants / Bishop / Crossbow-Man / Archer / Electors etc. 55. English. 1400-1450. (17 figs) Henry V / Soldiers / Knight / Henry IV / Margaret, his Consort / Personages of the Court of Henry IV etc. 56. English. 1450-1500. (13 figs) Knight of the Garter / Warriors / Citizen / Minstrel / Lady of Rank / Richard III / Margaret of Scotland / Earl of Warwick etc. 57. French. 1400. (19 figs) Citizens / Charles VII / Man of Learning / Page / Herald / Princess / Female Citizen / King / Duke of Burgundy etc. 58. French. 1400. (16 figs) Crossbow-Man / Knights / Warriors / Men of Rank / Ladies of Rank etc. 59. Italian. 1400. (18 figs) Venetian / Florentines / Pages / Young Italians / Man of Learning / Magistrate / Men of Rank of Milan / Men of Rank of Venice etc. 60. Italian. 1400. (14 figs) Pope / Cardinals / Canon / Female Citizen / Peasant / Queen of Cyprus etc. 61. Spanish. 1400. (17 figs) King Ferdinand I / King Henry IV / Princess and Attendant / Knights / Man of Rank / Soldier / Count etc. 62. Sclavonic. 1400. (13 figs) Russian Warriors / Russian Nobles / Czar / Hungarians of Rank / Bohemian Warrior. 63. Miscellaneous Articles. 1400. (38 figs) Helmets / Battle- axes / Clubs / Swords / Shields / Cradle / Bed / Musical Instruments / Chairs etc. 64. German. 1500-1550. (14 figs) Patricians / Elector / Warriors / Dr. Martin Luther / Mourner / Jew / Knight etc. 65. German. 1500-1550. (13 figs) Knights / Citizens of Rank and Court Costume / Soldiers / Standard-bearer / Drummer. 66. German. 1500-1550. (17 figs) Women of various Ranks. 67. German. 1500-1550. (18 figs) Female Peasant / Musicians / Citizens / Bishop / Fool / Man of Rank / Huntsman etc. 68. German. 1550-1600. (17 figs) Women from: Nuremberg / Swabia / Misnia / Frankfurt / Cologne / Bohemia / Silesia / Ausberg etc. 69. German. 1550-1600. (11 figs) Soldier / Armed Citizen / Sapper / Captain / Nobleman / Knight / Ensign / Provost-marshal etc. 70. French. 1500-1550. (13 figs) Anne of Britanny / Huntsman / Body-guard / Nobleman / Citizen / Lady of the Court / Man of Learning / Judge / Francis I / Eleanor of Austria / Queen Claudia etc. 71. French. 1550-1600. (16 figs) Catharine de Medici / Man and Woman of Rank / Nobleman / Officer / Mariner and Woman of the lower Classes / Henry II / Consort of Charles IX etc. 72. French. 1550-1600. (14 figs) Swiss Guard / Soldier / Court Costumes / President of Parliament / Doctor of Medicine / Margareth of Lorraine / Chancellor / Henry III etc. 73. Spanish. 1500-1600. (13 figs) Ferdinand Cortez / Don John of Austria / Duke of Alva / Nobleman / Jesuit / Soldier / Biscayan Peasant / Costume of the Common People / Phillip II / Mary of Portugal, first Consort of Phillip II etc. 74. English. 1500-1550. (16 figs) Persons of Higher Ranks / Citizens / Knight / Sir Thomas Moore / Earl of Surrey / Queen Anne Boleyn / Henry VIII / Queen Catherine Parr / Princess Elizabeth / Edward VI / Queen Mary Tudor etc. 75. English. 1550-1600. (11 figs) Soldiers / Lady of Rank / Halberdiers / Bishop / Lord Mayor of London / Nobleman / Queen Elizabeth / Knight of the order of the Garter. 76. Slavonic. 1500. (16 figs) Russian Merchant / Russian Grandees / Hungarian Chiefs & Princes / Polish Grandee / King of Poland / Polish Chief etc. 77. Mexican. 1500. (16 figs) Priestess / King / Chief / Warriors / High Priest / Men of Rank / Standard-bearer etc. 78. Moors and Turks. 1500. (18 figs) Moors: Women & Men / King / Boy. Turks: High Officers of State / Guard / Maiden / Janizary / Sultan / Sultana etc. 79. Italian. 1500. (16 figs) Men of Rank / Pope in Pontificals / Bishop / Cardinal / Wife of Doge / Doge / Woman of Rank with her Son / Papal House-dress: Julius II etc. 80. Italian. 1500-1600. (15 figs) Ladies of Rank. 81. Miscellaneous. 1500. (56 figs) Helmets / Crowns / Swords / Insignia / Musical Instruments / Pens / Letters / Drinking Vessels / Chest / Chairs / tables etc. 82. Ecclesiastical Costume. (40 figs) Chasuble / Tunic / Mitre / Stole / Stockings / Shoes / Girdles / Crosses etc. 83. Ecclesiastical Costume. (29 figs) Pope's Tiara / Pontifical Crosses / Skull Cap / Cardinal's Hat / Cappa Magna / Short Mantle / The Pope / Cardinal etc. 84. Ecclesiastical Costume. Pectoral / Rational / Amess / Caps / Ministrants / Canon / priest / Bishops / Abbe etc. 85. German. 1600. (16 figs) Mercenary / Musketeer / Artilleryman / Harquebusier / Captain / Cuirassiers / Dragons / Standard-bearers / Octavius Piccolomini / Wallenstein, Generalissimo. 86. German. 1600. (13 figs) Men of Rank / Women of Rank (first half of century) / Man of Rank (middle of century) / Women of Rank in Mourning / Protestant Clergyman etc. 87. Miscellaneous. 1600. (19 figs) Croats / Austrian Artillery & Infantry / Poles / Swede / Brandenburg Dragon & Infantry etc. 88. English. 1600. Charles, Prince of Wales / Nobleman / Woman of Rank / Soldiers / Chancellor / Charles I / Children of Charles I etc. 89. French. 1600. (12 figs) Mary de Medici / Page / Women of Middle Class / Citizen / Soldiers / Cavaliers / Woman of Rank. 90. French. 1600-1670. (14 figs) Lord and ladies of the Court / Cardinal Mazarin / Peasant / Phillip of Orleans / Maria Theresa, Queen of France / Louis XIV etc. 91. French. 1600. (14 figs) Cuirassier / Grenadier / Soldier of the Guards / Louis XIV / Ladies of Rank / Courtiers etc. 92. Netherlands. 1600. (14 figs) Soldiers / Peasants / Men of Rank / Trumpeter. 93. Netherlands. 1600. (18 figs) Women of Various Classes. 94. Miscellaneous. 1600-1800. (71 figs) Swords / Pistols / Helmets / Chairs / Tables / Clocks / Commode / Cups / Sofas / Cupboard / Bookcase Candlestick etc. 95. German. 1700. (19 figs) Peasants / Protestant Clergyman / Bishop / Citizens / Costumes of Female Citizens etc. 96. English-Scotch. 1700. (15 figs) English: Female Citizens / Men & Ladies of Rank / Boy. Scotch: Lady of Rank / Highland Gentleman / Clansmen and Boy. 97. German. 1700. (14 figs) Austrian General & Brigadier / Prussian Infantry Musician / Prussian Artilleryman & Grenadier / Hussar / Frederick II / General Ziethen etc. 98. French. 1700-1750. (12 figs) Palace-Guard / Officer / General / Men of Rank etc. 99. French. 1700-1750. (14 figs) Costumes of various Ladies of Rank. 100. French. 1750-1800. (15 figs) Tradeswoman / Country-woman / Costumes of Balls & Masks / Walking and House Dresses / Ladies of Rank etc. 101. French. 1700. (18 figs) Abbe / Gentleman in domestic costume / Citizen / Officer of the Swiss Guard / Colonel of the Dragons / Grenadier Guard etc. 102. French. 1790-1804. (18 figs) Ladies / Female Citizen / Grenadier / General / Soldier of the Guard / Dandies / Gentleman etc. 103. German-French. 1800. (18 figs) French: Carabineer / Chasseur / General / Infantry of the Line / Officer of the Dragoons. Austrian: Field Marshall / Hungarian Infantry / Grenadier / Uhlan. Prussian: Cuirassier / Uhlan / Dragoon / Hussar / General / Silesian Militia etc. 104. French-German. 1804-1830. (22 figs) Empress Josephine / Napoleon I in Coronation Robes / Lady of the Court / Gentleman assorted / Ladies assorted etc. 105. Miscellaneous. 1834-1864. (18 figs) Prussian: Body Guard / Cuirassier / Officer of the Guard. Austrian: Jager / Officer of Infantry / Hungarian Noble Lifeguard / Cuirassier. English: Rifleman / Infantry. French: Chasseur / Infantry of the Line / Zouave / Cuirassier / Lancer / Grenadier etc. 106. German. 1834-1881. (20 figs) Fashions from the Year 1834 to 1881.