WorldCat Identities

Laver, James 1899-1975

Overview
Works: 410 works in 1,472 publications in 3 languages and 29,842 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Drawings 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Illustrator, Arranger, Director
Classifications: GT511, 391.009
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Laver
Costume and fashion : a concise history by James Laver ( Book )
69 editions published between 1199 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Laver's (Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK) classic 1969 /A concise history of fashion/ remains largely intact in this new edition. The text describes costume, clothing, and fashion from ancient times through the present. New to the fourth edition is a revision of the final chapter, on fashion from 1940-2001. First written for an earlier edition by Amy de la Haye (Victoria & Albert Museum), it has been revised by Andrew Tucker to include the turn of the (20th) century trends, including Gucci, Prada, urban sportswear, and must-have accessories
Costume through the ages : 1000 illustrations by James Laver ( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book provides, in a continuous series of drawings, a history of costume throug the ages-from the first century A.D. to 1930
The concise history of costume and fashion by James Laver ( Book )
35 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vagaries of fashion through the ages presented for the general reader by a British scholar
Costume in the theatre by James Laver ( Book )
18 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English costume of the nineteenth century by James Laver ( Book )
25 editions published between 1929 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England 1900 fashion & dress
Oscar Wilde by James Laver ( Book )
45 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manners and morals in the age of optimism, 1848-1914 by James Laver ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modesty in dress; an inquiry into the fundamentals of fashion by James Laver ( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English costume of the eighteenth century by James Laver ( Book )
28 editions published between 1931 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fashion and everday clothing during the 18th century
The age of illusion: manners and morals 1750-1848 by James Laver ( Book )
12 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victoriana by James Laver ( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Costume in antiquity; 480 illustrations by Erhard Klepper ( Book )
15 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Costume by James Laver ( Book )
13 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of dress from ancient times to the present
Whistler by James Laver ( Book )
30 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English costume from the fourteenth through the nineteenth century by Iris Brooke ( Book )
3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first decadent, being the strange life of J.K. Huysmans by James Laver ( Book )
19 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and French and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Design in the theatre by George Sheringham ( Book )
18 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama, its costume & décor by James Laver ( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victorian vista by James Laver ( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glimpses of Victorians and the Victorian age through such illuminating media as extracts from letterwriters and books of etiquette, menus, valentines, and sheet music
Edwardian promenade by James Laver ( Book )
13 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a period assembled by the Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the Victoria and Albert Museum from reminiscences, press clippings, social histories, advertisements and songs. Period cartoons, paintings and photographs are included
 
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Alternative Names
Laver, J.
Laver, James, 1899-
جيمس ليفر، 1899-1975
レイヴァー, ジェイムズ
レーヴァー, ジェームズ
Languages
English (424)
French (2)
German (1)
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