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The tailors' director, :containing an important discovery for fitting the human shape, by anatomical principles, including regimentals, gentlemen's dress, frock, shooting and over coats. With practical dissertations on the various positions, being a rigid and impartial expositor, and a genuine standard for qualifying tailors to detect erroneous causes. : Also, for correcting and improving their own ideas, which elucidates the connexion of length and width at their respective points, and the great distinction between the height of neck from the width round the body, embracing eligible principles, requisite to fit tall thin and short stout figures, which have never been publicly taught or practiced in the United States. : Illustrated with drawings of two full-length figures, and lithograph engravings. /By John Jackson.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Hooghkerk, Isaac, copyright holder.
Jackson, John.
Publication
New-York: : Printed for the proprietor, no. 53 Maiden Lane.
Date
1833.
Description
68 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Copyright 1833 by Isaac Hooghkerk.
GUSN
274016
Call Number
Coll. TT580.J33 1830
Descriptive terms
Tailoring
Material Type
Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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