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The taylor's complete guide; or, a comprehensive analysis of beauty and elegance in dress. Containing rules for cutting out garments of every kind, And fitting any Person with the greatest Accuracy and Precision, adapted to all Sizes. Pointing out, in the clearest Manner, The former Errors in the Profession, and the Method of rectifying what may have been done amiss. Rendered plain and easy to the meanest Capacity. Illustrated with Copper-Plates. To which is added, A Description to cut out and make the Patent Elastic Habits and Cloaths, Without the usual Seams, Now in the highest Estimation with the Nobility and Centry, According to a Patent granted by His Majesty. The whole concerted and devised by a society of adepts in the profession.

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London : printed for Allen and West, 15, Paternoster-Row, [1796?]

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viii,163,[1]p.,plates ; 8⁰.

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

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ESTC T79324


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