The Sun King in theater costume. Louis XIV at the carrousel.

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Louis XIV in theater costume 1700.

The Sun King in theater costume 1700.

Le Roi soleil en costume de théâtre. Louis XIV au carrousel.

Source: Costumes civils et militaires des Français à travers les siècles. 1883. Author: Jean Baptiste Marie Augustin Challamel. Engraver: Meunier, Jean-Baptiste. Ouvrage couronné par l’Académie francaise.

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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)