Did you know that The Metropolitan Museum of Art has over 500 books with full-text (& photo's) for free on their website? Even 20 fashion books?
Haute Couture by Richard Martin and Harold Koda (1995) - Download
Christian Dior by Richard Martin and Harold Koda (1996) - Download
The Academy of the Sword: Illustrated Fencing Books 1500–1800 by LaRocca, Donald J. (1998) - Download
Eighteenth-Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Jacob Bean and William Griswold - Download
All the Mighty World: The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852–1860 by Gordon Baldwin, Malcolm Daniel, and Sarah Greenough, with contributions by Richard Pare, Pam Roberts, and Roger Taylor (2004) - Download