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Fashioning the Bourgeoisie:
A History of Clothing in the Nineteenth Century
Philippe Perrot
Translated by Richard Bienvenu

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Illustrations
Preface
Introduction3
IToward a History of Appearances6
IIClothing's Old and New Regimes15
IIIThe Vestimentary Landscape of the Nineteenth Century26
IVTraditional Trades and the Rise of Ready-Made Clothing36
VThe Department Store and the Spread of Bourgeois Clothing58
VINew Pretensions, New Distinctions80
VIIThe Imperatives of Propriety87
VIIIDeviations from the Norm124
IXInvisible Clothing143
XThe Circulation of Fashions167
Conclusion189
Notes193
Bibliography253
Index267

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