Bound & Determined
A Visual History of Corsets 1850-1960Paperback - 2012
This revealing history of corsetry ranges from the 19th through the mid-20th centuries to show how simple laced bodices developed into corsets of cane, whalebone, and steel. Lavish illustrations include line drawings and photographs from a diversity of sources, such as clothing catalogs, newspaper and popular magazine advertisements, and magazine articles.
Publisher: Mineola, NY : Dover, c2012.
Characteristics: vi, 122 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Alternative Title: Bound and determined