New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1959. Hardcover. 8vo. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #013698
Revised edition. Full red cloth boards. xiv, 348 pp. B&W illustration by the author. Light bumping to spine ends. Spine slightly shaken. Small spot of wear to tail edge of rear board. Dust jacket is price clipped, edge worn, rubbed to covers. A comprehensive survey of the changing styles in headgear from Egyptian and classical times to the present, not only hats and caps worn by men, women and children, but also all styles of hairdressing and beards, earrings and necklaces, and even the cosmetics used in each period.