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" The coat, padded well in every direction... is rendered small at the back by the use of stays. . . Then, as for bandy-legs, or knock-knees, they are totally unseen in long, stiff, leather boots, that extend up on the thigh, to which two inch heels may... "
The whole art of dress! or, The road to elegance and fashion, at the ... - Pagina 79
di Whole art - 1830
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Britons: Forging the Nation, 1707-1837

Linda Colley - 2005 - 429 pagine
...dress were engagingly candid on this point. In a cavalry officer's uniform, one of them commented, an insignificant head is hidden under a martial plumed...helmet. The coat, padded well in every direction... is rendered small at the back by the use of stays. . . Then, as for bandy-legs, or knock-knees, they...
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The Culture of Fashion

Christopher Breward - 1995 - 244 pagine
...provided useful camouflage for physical and moral shortcomings and an appropriate mask of nationhood: an insignificant head is hidden under a martial plumed helmet. The coat, padded well in every direction ... is rendered small at the back by use of stays . . . Then as for bandy legs, or knock knees, they...
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