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The Resource Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)

Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)

Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791
Title
Fabricating women
Title remainder
the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791
Statement of responsibility
Clare Haru Crowston
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crowston, Clare Haru
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6073.C62
LC item number
F7334 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women tailors
  • Women dressmakers
  • Women in guilds
  • Sexual division of labor
  • Clothing trade
Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-494) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Seamstresses and the culture of clothing in Old Regime France -- From mending to modes: trade hierarchies and the labor market -- Tools, techniques, and commercial practices -- The royal government, guilds, and the seamstresses of Paris, Normandy, and Provence -- The tailors and the seamstresses: corporate privilege, gender, and the law -- Women's corporate self-government: the administration of the Parisian Seamstresses' Guild -- Career paths in the seamstresses' trade: from apprenticeship to mistress-ship -- Marriage, fortune and family: the world of the mistress seamstress -- Making the new century: the seamstresses, fin et suite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 508 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822326625
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-494) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Seamstresses and the culture of clothing in Old Regime France -- From mending to modes: trade hierarchies and the labor market -- Tools, techniques, and commercial practices -- The royal government, guilds, and the seamstresses of Paris, Normandy, and Provence -- The tailors and the seamstresses: corporate privilege, gender, and the law -- Women's corporate self-government: the administration of the Parisian Seamstresses' Guild -- Career paths in the seamstresses' trade: from apprenticeship to mistress-ship -- Marriage, fortune and family: the world of the mistress seamstress -- Making the new century: the seamstresses, fin et suite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 508 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822326625
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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