French fashion of the aristocracy at the court of Louis XIV.

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Costume de Prince en 1670. Costume de demoiselle d’honneur, en 1661. Reign de Louis XIV.

French fashion of the aristocracy at the court of Louis XIV.

Prince’s costume (According to a painting by Van der Meulen, in 1670.).
Costume of a maid of honor (From Petitot, in 1661. Reign of Louis XIV.).

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The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

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Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu’à nos jours, by Nicolas Jules Henri Gourdon de Genouillac. Published 1879.

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