James Laver - Ties. The Book of Public School Old Boys, University, Navy, Army, Air Force & Club Ties Book - 1968

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James Laver - Ties. The Book of Public School Old Boys, University, Navy, Army, Air Force & Club Ties Book - 1968
Applied art, Collected works, Fashion, History, Illustrated, Reference works, War history - Quantity: 1 - Dust jacket - Book

Special Attributes: 1st Edition, Dust Jacket, Illustrated, Rare Book

London. Seeley Service & Co. Ltd. 1968. First edition. Green cloth-bound hardback backed with a red cloth spine, dust jacket. 96 pages. 27 hors texte colour plates. 260 x 195mm (10¼ x 7¾"). 0.8kg. . English. Very good, in very good dust jacket;

A charming reference book on the quintessential British tradition of the old school tie. The book illustrates and describes some 750 ties from universities, public schools, armed forces and clubs. There is a useful identification table and the fashion historian James Laver provides a history of the tie. The colour plates have a pleasing graphic quality.

Hardcover, 96 pages
Published 1968 by Seeley Service

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Applied art, Collected works, Fashion, History, Illustrated, Reference works, War history
Author/ Illustrator
James Laver
Book Title
Ties. The Book of Public School Old Boys, University, Navy, Army, Air Force & Club Ties Book
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1968
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Seeley Service
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Dust jacket
Number of pages
96
Dimensions
26×20 cm
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