9780896726505

M. De Garsault's 1767 Art of the Shoemaker: An Annotated Translation

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  • ISBN13:

    9780896726505

  • ISBN10:

    0896726509

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-09-15
  • Publisher: Texas Tech Univ Pr
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Summary

An English translation of the 1767 illustrated guide to the shoemaking craft, with historical context and additional eighteenth-century images and artifacts

Author Biography

D. A. Saguto, a fifth-generation artisan whose eighteenth-century ancestors were shoemakers in Maryland and North Carolina, has been master boot- and shoemaker for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation since 1990. The nation's leading researcher on eighteenth-century footwear, he has been a guest curator for many museums, including the Smithsonian Institution and National Park Service; a guest lecturer on shoemaking history at the University of Delaware and Virginia Commonwealth University; and a consultant on archaeological digs, shipwreck recoveries, shoe-related litigation, and Hollywood movies.

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