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THEA 309/310: History of Costumes

Art Browsery

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Visit the Art Browsery on the 4th floor of Cabell Library to see a selection of new visually rich books available for checkout.

Interlibrary Loan

If you can't find the book, article, or dissertation that you want at VCU, try these resources to find what you need.

Browsing Costume History

Use these call numbers to browse for books at the Cabell Library:


GT 500-2370  -- Costume and Fashion; pattern books, history, terminology

PN 2067 -- Theatrical costume and costume design.

TT 500-695 - Fashion: designers, dictionaries, handbooks, patterns and more

Costume Design & Illustration