(SOLD): VENOT, Yves. Rayures et tissus masculine.
(France): Unpublished doctoral thesis. Quarto. 151 pages. Rare, historical examination of the use of stripes in fashion. The volume defines the stripe, and offers a brief history before exploring its use in clothing worn by the mafia, sportsmen, prisoners, domestic servants amongst others. Illustrated throughout. A very good copy in spiral bound wrappers. A nice copy of this rare and interesting study.