The Colossal Book of Costumes: Dressing up Around the World

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Arranged by themes such as 'Kings and Queens' and 'Work Clothes', the picture-packed pages of this unusual book include over 300 illustrations of costumes and clothing accessories from all over the world and throughout history. Throwing up wonderful juxtapositions, such as a disco singer next to a kabuki actor, the very large format, brightly coloured images and flaps to lift, make this a fun and informative book to explore with young children.

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`Outsize and eccentric ... wonderful juxtapositions ... Great fun, presented with wit and panache'
-- Books for Keeps

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This original and fun large-format book contains illustrations of over 300 colourful costumes and accessories from through the ages and all around the world. The book is organized by theme from kings and queens, princesses and knights to clothes for work and play and for all kinds of weather and each image appears with a caption detailing the name, country of origin and date of each item of dress. Brimful of astonishing outfits, this volume will delight and inform children everywhere.

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