Re: [sig] What book is this from?
- Excellent! Kievan Rus garb is exactly what I'm looking for.
In case anyone is interested, I found a picasa site with photos from this
On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 6:31 AM, Amy C Wetzel <nom.samwi@...> wrote:
> But if you're looking for Kievan Rus clothing, it's perfect!
> it is because you have learned to do evil
> that you cannot now unlearn to do well
> On 10 January 2012 07:13, Sfandra <seonaid13@...> wrote:
> > Lucky! I had to buy it. Not that I'm really complaining, but it worked
> out to be a $100+ for me.
> > And my husband reminds me that those images weren't scanned - I had to
> use my camera. The book is BIG, it didn't fit on the scanner....
> > Volume 1 is pre-history to the Kievan era. Vol 2 is Appanage
> (mongol rule) to Modern era. However, remember this book is of UKRAINIAN
> clothing -- post-Appanage, the area we now know as the Ukraine became part
> of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (The Largest Medieval Country You've
> Never Heard Of), and so Volume 2 will not have spiffy Muscovite clothing in
> it. Renaissance fashions were much more common in 15th C Ukraine than
> they were in 15th C Moscow. If you're interested in later Ukrainian
> clothing, Lady Patricia has some awesome books on Lithuania that might help.
> > --Sfandra
> > ******************
> > Boiarynia Sfandra Dmitrieva Chernigova
> > O.L., O.M., K.O.E., Haus VDK, East Kingdom
> > http://sfandra.webs.com
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