Book Title: Portul popular din Romania
Translation: Folk Costumes in Romania
Author: Hedvig & Maria Formagiu
Published: Bucharest, Romania – 1974
Format & Size: Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket – 9″ x 8.5″
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good – light wear to edges
Description: Excellent, scarce reference book on Romanian folk costumes from all regions of Romania. 158 photographs (color & b/w), 111 numbered figures, plenty of illustrations, plus maps, tables, and summaries in English, French, and Russian. The book compares the different styles of costume elements across regions, lists the different cuts of vests, shirts, skirts, etc., and goes into detailed descriptions of each regional costume. One of the most comprehensive reference works on Romanian costume and an indispensable addition to your collection.