History Notes

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Fashion Men Late 1700s History Notes Book 2
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
What was fashionable for men in the late 1700s? Extravagant colors and fabrics and outrageous styles in suits, hats, shoes, accessories and bedroom fashions. Enjoy these historical and edited images.
Fashion Women Late 1700s History Notes Book 1
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
What was fashionable for women in the late 1700s? Extravagant colors and fabrics and outrageous styles were all seen in these flamboyant fashions. Enjoy these historical and edited images.
Music General: History Notes Book 6
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments
Musical instruments and music around the world through the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries. Pianos, pianofortes, harps, viols, violins, and many more. Enjoy lots of historical and edited images from fashion plates, museums, and sellers.
Music Piano : History Notes Book 7
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Pianos, pianofortes, harpsichord, organs around the world through the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries. Beautiful pictures and easy to read information. Enjoy lots of historical and edited images from fashion plates, museums, and sellers.
Music Violins: History Notes Book 8
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Strings
Viols, violins, and other stringed musical instruments from around the world through the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries. Beautiful pictures and easy to read information. Enjoy lots of pictures from fashion plates, museums, and sellers from around the world.
Pelisse, Redingote, or Walking Dress: History Notes Book 5
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
What was fashionable for outer wear in past centuries? Call them what you like: Coat, Pelisse, Redingote, Walking Dress, Promenade Dress. These coats or jackets all did the same job and colors and styles changed greatly with the prevailing fashions. Enjoy lots of historical and edited images from fashion plates and extant garments.
Reticules, Bags, or Purses History Notes Book 3
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
What was fashionable for purses in past centuries? Call them what you like: purses, bags, handbags, reticules, ridicules, clutches, or pocket replacements. Enjoy these historical and edited images of purses and the changes in styles and colors.
Spencers or Regency Jackets: History Notes Book 4
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
What was fashionable for outer wear in the early 1800s? Call them what you like: Spencers, short jackets, or Regency jackets. They provided modesty and warmth and styles and colors changed greatly with the prevailing fashions of the time. Enjoy these historical and edited images of purses and the changes in styles and colors.
Boxes, Cases, and Necessaires. History Notes Book 11
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Silver, gold, & other metals
Boxes, Cases, Etui, Necessaire carried essential items for travel, sewing, medicine, writing, and toiletries. Craftsmen created snuff boxes and tiny cases of precious metals, leather, and silks and decorated them with jewels and engraving. Would you like to own one of these exquisite items?
Chatelaines and Chains History Notes Book 9
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » History
Women in charge of houses and estates wore long chains holding important household items around their waist e.g. keys to bedrooms, storerooms, or tea supplies. Essential items were also carried eg. notebook and pen, a watch, sewing items, vinaigrette or perfume, or a magnifying glass. Early chatelaine were simple essentials. Later chatelaine were decorative and expensive.
Fashion Women 1800 History Notes Book 12
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » History
Love gorgeous historical women's fashions? Take a look at what women wore and carried in 1800 in Europe and around the world. Dresses, ball gowns, shoes, hats, purses, coats, gloves, shawls from museums, fashion plates, and historical houses. are all shown in beautiful images. Underwear and corsets are included as well as the chains and boxes they carried.
Travel and Luggage History Notes Book 10
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » Social history
How did people travel in past centuries and what did they take with them to make their long journeys easier? Travel by road, ship, canal, or railway all took a long time and had dangers so people learned to prepare. And then, in the nineteenth century, road improvements, inventions, and scientific developments made travel more pleasurable.
Writing Tools History Notes Book 13
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing tools evolved through history from basic to decorative to innovative. So what did the lady of the house use to pen notes? What sat on the desk of the man of the house when managing his accounts? Love letters, invitations, legal documents and more criss-crossed the world and women, men, and children used especially designed implements to write when traveling.