Books on Elizabethan Costuming

Here are a few good books for the person interested in learning more about corsets or elizabethan clothing in general. Some are hard to find, or in some cases, out of print; these books you'll most likely find at your local library or through interlibrary loan, or at used bookstores, or through specialist costume book dealers. You can also check out the variety of Booksellers & Book Search Services available online.

For a more complete listing of online sites selling Elizabethan books, patterns,accessories and costumes, check out the Elizabethan Merchants. If you want a more complete listing of historical costume books available for the costume researcher, you can browse my Costume Library.