The third volume in Janet Arnold’s groundbreaking series, concentrates on the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras. Significantly, too, this is the first of Arnold’s books to include patterns for men’s clothing. As well as Janet Arnold’s meticulous scale patterns for these remarkable garments, the book includes 300 black and white photographs ranging from portraits of the period to details of articles of clothing. 56 patterns.
Published by MacMillan, 1985. Out of print.
**Back cover shows signs of wear, but the book is in good condition otherwise.