Girdles their origin and development, particularly with regard to their use as charms in medicine, and midwifery by Walter James Dilling

Cover of: Girdles | Walter James Dilling

Published .

Written in English

Read online


  • Belts (Clothing),
  • Marriage,
  • Traditional Medicine,
  • Charms,
  • Pregnancy,
  • Rites and ceremonies,
  • Obsetrics

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Walter J. Dilling, M.B., Ch. B., lecturer in pharmacology, Aberdeen University
The Physical Object
Pagination47 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26891575M

Download Girdles

Hioffer Women Waist Cincher Girdle Tummy Slimmer Sexy Thong Panty Shapewear. out of 5 stars $ $ 58 "shapewear for women tummy control" Audible Listen to Books & Original Audio Performances: Book Depository Books With Free. 15th century girdle book for note taking and other uses by Cynthia Virtue aka Baroness Cynthia du Pré Argent.

I made one of these, and it's way cool, based on one that I saw Girdles book the British Library. Later, I found that Barbara Gordon has done some work on these and webbed it -- be sure to check out her article.

To wear it, the knot slips under. 3 in 1 Postpartum Support - Recovery Belly/Waist/Pelvis Belt Shapewear Slimming Girdle, Beige, One Size.

out of 5 stars 5, $ $ 95 ($/oz) FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. Audible Listen to Books & Original Audio Performances: Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: Box Office Mojo Find. Girdle books were in vogue about years ago.

Making a girdle book isn’t as difficult as it looks if you have a little time and patience. And it’s a very unique and beautiful accessory to contemporary LARP (live action role play) or historical re-enactment events.

Some years ago I decided to make a so-called girdle Girdles book. A girdle book held by the Beinecke Library at Yale University. Girdle books had to be small, and they had to be light.

From the bottom edges of. "high waist thong girdle" High Waist Cincher Trainer Panties Body Shaper Underwear Tummy Control Thong Shapewear Girdles Slimmer Seamless out of 5 stars 1, Your way of making a "girdle book" is not really strictly medieval, but a very nice idea to hide a modern notebook - and it looks great worn with your beautifull clothes:o) Reply Delete Replies.

GIRDLES!!. GIRDLES!!. GIRDLES!!. Do you remember. or was it what your older relatives used to wear. Enjoy reading about these sexy undergarments, click on the story title that is of interest to you.

Stocking tops and girdles. The old woman next door. Next door neighbour. To be a woman. To be a woman part two. Office encounter.

Of course, my first source of information would be The Archaeology of Medieval Bookbinding by J.A. Szirmai. For the girdle books, there is Medieval on the Go: The Girdle Book by Karen Hanmer. There also is an instruction sheet on her.

VENUZOR Waist Trainer Belt for Women - Waist Cincher Trimmer - Slimming Body Shaper Belt - Sport Girdle Belt (UP Graded) out of 5 stars 7, $$ $$ FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon.

Rago Style - High Waist Leg Shaper Firm Shaping. out of 5 stars in Hip & Waist Supports. Mike's Story. The Beginning. I am a year-old male and I became addicted to girdles, corselettes and corsets after encountering them in my home, and in homes of my aunts, as a little boy in Ireland.

By I was wearing some of our live-in housemaid’s rigid and boned long-leg panty-girdles and found it most pleasurable.

First, the girdle today is shorter. With skirt lengths as they are, a long-leg girdle is an absolute horror to sit down in — or in bending over, it can be even worse. Most popular today are the brief-leg length. Second, girdles are made of softer, more flexible materials for the feeling of freedom that pantyhose introduced.

They give two ways. BraceAbility 3XL Plus Size Bariatric Abdominal Stomach Binder | Obesity Girdle Belt for Big Men & Women with a Large Belly, Post Surgery Tummy & Waist Compression Wrap out of 5 stars 1, $ $ 99 ($/Count).

This is a true story of how my Mom feminized me as a teenager. She had caught me wearing her pantyhose the summer before seventh grade. I got the surprise of my life the first Sunday of junior high, when she started encouraging me to wear them, and then it was all downhill from there. CDSimone says.

My experience is very similar of Moms pink platex rubber girdle in the early sixties, she left it rolled up in a sideboard drawer in the living room for a long time so was easy to borrow, clean and put back, I know what you mean about the first time, I.

Girdle Books. When I began to study the history and forms of books, I discovered an ancient structure called the girdle book. These were leather-bound prayer books medieval monks lashed to their belts, their girdles, so their prayers would always be at hand.

Women Waist Shapewear Belly Band Belt Body Shaper Cincher Tummy Control Girdle Wrap Postpartum Support Slimming Recovery out of 5 stars $ $ Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books Vintage shabby girdle peach pink satin retro pinup girly garters body shaper with boning corset lingerie shabby worn underwear display prop SadRosetta.

From shop SadRosetta. 5 out of 5. Girdle books are a special type of medieval binding where part of the leather cover extends over the wooden boards and hangs down freely from the lower part of the book when reading. The end of this cover extentions is often gathered by a (turkish) knot which could be tucked under ones belt to carry the book around and still have ones hands free pins.

Christian monastics would often hang religious texts, such as the Bible or Breviary, from their girdles and these became known as girdle books. In addition, they would often knot the ends of the girdle thrice, in order to represent the "vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.".

- Explore lesliemarsh's board "Girdle books", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Medieval books, Book binding and Books pins. Beutelbuch Girdle book handmade journal medieval diary, historical reproduction, belt magic, antiqued notebook rich merchant, re-enactors DreamingOldBooks 5 out of 5 stars (30) $ Free shipping.

The girdle book is distinguished by a cover that extends beyond the limits of the book itself and may end in a knot, hook or ring, or may be left ungathered.

By this extension the book was hung from the belt with its head down, so when swung up it could be read without detaching it from Margit Smith5/5. St Bartholomew (on the right in the top row on the left wing) holds a girdle book in his left hand.

A cardinal on the left seems to be holdning a girdle book in his left hand Herrad von Landsberg ca. Even priests were rebuked for their silver girdles with baselards (short swords). Purses, daggers, keys, pens and inkhorns, beads, and even books dangled from girdles.

After the early 16th century the girdle continued as a mere strap for holding up clothing or as a sword belt. Women's Body Shapewear Girdles. likes 1 talking about this. CommunityFollowers: Image 11 of The girdle of the god; a novel, THE GIRDLE OF THE GOD BOOK I Drift from the Ocean CHAPTER PAGE I.

The Rose of Rimac 5 II. “For the Men of Chile!” 18 III. However, times have changed and there is much less stigma attached to girdles, garter belts, and stockings. In my opinion, there are many benefits to wearing a girdle; they come in many lengths, structures, colours, and styles and can be selected according to the accompanying outerwear.

Luckily, with the revival of the ‘pin-up’ inspired. The girdle book is distinguished by a cover that extends beyond the limits of the book itself and may end in a knot, hook or ring, or may be left ungathered. By this extension the book was hung from the belt with its head down, so when swung up it could be read without detaching it from the belt.

This book provides basic education, screening guidelines, and exercises for those affected by sacroiliac dysfunction. It introduces the Pelvic Girdle Musculoskeletal Method SM, a program that empowers individuals to monitor their symptoms and address them with exercises that focus on muscle imbalances and weakness, helping to improve day-to-day functioning and overall quality of life.5/5(6).

Once the book was covered, we wrapped our books tightly with an ace bandage to help ensure good adhesion. After 20 minutes, we unwrapped our books, placed blotters both inside and outside of our covers, and pressed the book under weight overnight.

Done for the day. The book is looking good and I’m very happy with my progress. Bra, Tap Pant, Panty, Camisole, Teddy, Corset, Garter Belt, Slip, Robe and Pajama sewing patterns and E-books from the s to the s.

Please note that our draft-at-home patterns all have D-A-H at the beginning of the title so that you can easily tell them apart.

Here at. Alice Austin, book artist, fine artist. Girdle Book workshop. Photos from the Gridle Book Workshop with Renate Mesmer at the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington DC.

- Explore missingspindle's board "girdle books", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Book binding, Medieval books and Book making pins.

A girdle is a form-fitting foundation garment that encircles the lower torso, extending below the hips, and worn often to shape or for support.

It may be worn for aesthetic or medical reasons. In sports or medical treatment, a girdle may be worn as a compression garment.

This form of women's foundation wear replaced the corset in popularity, and was in turn to a large extent surpassed by. The Jungle Book. In the novel The Jungle Book, Rudyard Kipling uses the term to describe an actual set of legal codes used by wolves and other animals in the jungles of Chapter Two of The Second Jungle Book (), Rudyard Kipling provides a poem, featuring the Law of the Jungle as known to the wolves, and as taught to their offspring.

In the Disney adaptation of the novel. VTG 50s OB Girdle All-in-one Full Body Open Bottom PRIMROSE Garters Lingerie 34C. Ending Mar 1 at PM PST. Decade: s Color: Black Material: Nylon. Vintage White Girdle with Bow Garters Open Bottom Size Large Crown-ette.

Material: Nylon. New Listing Vintage Gossard Answer Open Bottom Girdle sz 32 Garters Zipper. girdles went out with the '50's, for the most part). By the way, I remember reading somewhere that the Playtex Living Girdle started to smell like "burning rubber" after being worn for very many hours. (I don't recall, though, whether that only happened in the summer).

Hellcat. 31 Mar - Explore marianne's board "Book cover/ girdle" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Medieval books, Book binding and Book art pins.

1050 views Tuesday, November 17, 2020