Young woman in high hairstyle and small hoops 1762.

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Paris. Civic dress 1782.

Paris fashion in 1762.

Matron in the old fashion. Young woman in high hairstyle and small hoops. Former military. Gentleman with habit in 1762.


Matrone à l’ancienne mode. Jeune femme en coiffure haute et petits paniers. Ancien militaire. Gentilhomme avec habit en 1762.

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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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