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Ruling from the Dragon Throne Costume of the Qing Dynasty 1644-1911 by John Vollmer

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Published by Ten Speed Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Costume,
  • Fashion design,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: World,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912,
  • Beauty & Grooming - General,
  • General,
  • China,
  • Asia - China,
  • Qing dynasty, 1644-1912

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8760391M
ISBN 101580083072
ISBN 109781580083072

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