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Fashion victims : the dangers of dress past and present / by Alison Matthews David.
- Matthews David, Alison
About this work
London ; New York : Bloomsbury Visual Arts, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 
xiv, 225 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 26 cm
"Diseased dress : germ warfare -- Toxic Techniques : mercurial hats -- Poisonous pigments : arsenical greens -- Dangerous dyes : a pretty, deadly rainbow -- Entangled and strangled : caught in the machine -- Inflammatory fabrics : flaming tutus and combustible crinolines -- Explosive fakes : plastic combs and artificial silk."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineJKN.S Open shelves