Janet Arnold estate news
>British costume historian, Janet Arnold, I offer the following news.
>For those of you with an interest in the works of the late great
I have today, received a letter from Santina M. Levey, (the executor
of Janet Arnold's estate) updating me on the work that both she and
Millie Jaffe' have been conducting, to assemble one last final
volume in the "Patterns of Fashion" series.
>that Ms. Levey and Mrs. Jaffe' have been working with previously
>Those of you, who have followed my previous posts, will remember
unpublished research materials of Ms. Arnold's, relating to fair
linen - coifs, shirts, shifts, ruffs, collars, etc. which were left
as part of the estate.
>late 2003 or early 2004. Ms. Levey informs me that unfortunately due
>Originally, they had hoped to be ready for a publication date of
to "personal reasons", there will be at least a one year delay until
the new volume is published.
>Macmillan as part of the existing series of "Patterns of Fashion",
>She goes on to say the the new volume will be published by
but that we should not expect to see it until late 2004 or early
>desired. I apologize for any cross postings.
>Please free to forward to other interested parties or lists, as
In service to Crown and Coronet, yours faithful and ever assured,
HL Eleanor of Leycestershyre, AoA, JdL, etc