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By Mary G. Houston

Conscientiously researched, meticulously special account of the fashion and building of interval costumes. contains descriptions and illustrations of royal clothing, complex ecclesiastical costume and vestments, educational and felony clothing, and civilian costume of all sessions. additionally discusses jewellery, armor, textiles, embroidery and hairdressing.

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There was a time when I loved that car like a baby. Suddenly, with the ground under my Hexed feet moving and Dmitri turning into someone I didn’t know, it mattered less than gum on my shoe. The kitchen door yielded to me and I pushed into a space that was too small and smoky and greasy for my nose and eyes to handle. “Hey, you! Out! ” I flashed my badge into the smoke in the direction of the voice. It shut up and I spilled out into a back hallway that a heavy bass beat was doing its level best to shake the house apart.

It didn’t have the same effect, but the Loup grunted. “I’m looking into Bertrand Lautrec’s death. ” “We had a detective in here,” said the short one. “A dumbass in a cheap suit. ” They shared a chuckle like a tank tread driving over gravel. Bryson hadn’t told me that part. I’d be sure to mock him mercilessly for it later. “Good thing for everyone that I’m not a detective then,” I said. The tall Loup put a hand on my shoulder. “This way. ” I smiled sweetly at him. Yes, I can be sweet when the need strikes.

I just can’t . ” “Laurel,” I said, stepping close to the door. “We want to talk to you about Bertrand. Just talk. ” A long silence reigned. Bryson glared at me. ” “Just wait,” I muttered. Laurel snuffled on the other side of the door. ” “Yes, you do,” I said. “And I don’t blame you. ” Another small eternity later, the deadbolt clicked back and Laurel’s pale face appeared in the crack of the door. “You can’t stay long. ” She was still in her pajamas, eyes puffy and hair ratty, but I smiled politely and pretended to believe her lie.

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