Viking Books, September 1995. First Edition. Cloth. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #243155
Etiquette manuals were the self-help books of the past. These 600 excerpts, with revealing social commentary, afford a telling glimpse into the ballrooms, bedrooms, and streets of the 19th and 20th centuries. Here are manners for everyone from sweethearts and servants to dancers and diners. Red cloth binding with gold gilt lettering and illustration. Light shelf wear on the jacket.