The figures in (illuminated manuscripts) will never look the same after you have read this entertaining yet scholarly account of our ancestors' garb. --The Art Book
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About the Author
Margaret Scott was Head of the History of Dress Section at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London University, from 2001 to 2004, and is now a freelance writer. Her previous books include A Visual History of Costume: The 14th and 15th Centuries (1986) and Medieval Clothing and Costumes: Wealth and Class in Medieval Times (2003).