Folk Costumes from Otok | 1987


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Book Title: Narodna Nosnja Vinkovackog Kraja – Otok
Translation: Folk Costumes from Otok
Author: Ivan Sestan
Language(s): Croatian, German, French, and English
Published: Zagreb, Croatia – 1987
Format & Size: Softcover – 6.75″ x 9.5″
Pages: 152 pages plus several pages of fold-out patterns
Book Condition: Good – light wear
Description: Part of an extensive series detailing the regional folk costumes of Croatia. Each volume presents the history and function of the specific region’s ethnic dress and is complete with historic archival photos, photos of individual costume elements, details of embroidery and other decorations, jewelry and other accessories, and more. There are also several pages of patterns at the end of the book to be used in the reconstruction of these traditional costumes for both men and women. The series is an excellent resource for folk dance groups, Croatian community centers, theaters, choirs, ethnic costume collectors and anyone interested in European ethnic fashion. Each volume was published in limited numbers (between 700-2,000 copies each). If you are not familiar with this book series and would like photos of sample pages, please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to upload more images.

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Weight .75 lbs