WorldCat Identities

Laver, James 1899-1975

Overview
Works: 446 works in 1,546 publications in 4 languages and 29,936 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Drawings 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Compiler, Illustrator, Creator, Other, 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 2,878 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 )
17 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 1,468 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 )
37 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,325 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 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Costume by James Laver ( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of dress from ancient times to the present
Oscar Wilde by James Laver ( Book )
53 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English costume of the nineteenth century by James Laver ( Book )
22 editions published between 1929 and 1977 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England 1900 fashion & dress
Modesty in dress; an inquiry into the fundamentals of fashion by James Laver ( Book )
8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 854 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 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The age of illusion: manners and morals 1750-1848 by James Laver ( Book )
12 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English costume of the eighteenth century by James Laver ( Book )
26 editions published between 1931 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fashion and everday clothing during the 18th century
Victoriana by James Laver ( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Costume in antiquity; 480 illustrations by Erhard Klepper ( Book )
12 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 794 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 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first decadent, being the strange life of J.K. Huysmans by James Laver ( Book )
22 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Design in the theatre by George Sheringham ( Book )
19 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama, its costume & décor by James Laver ( Book )
20 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whistler by James Laver ( Book )
14 editions published in 1930 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taste and fashion, from the French revolution to the present day by James Laver ( Book )
49 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victorian vista by James Laver ( Book )
13 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
 
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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 (462)
French (2)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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