zz Manners and Rules of Good Society, by A Member of the Aristocracy, Revised (1955) (SOLD)
Manners and Rules of Good Society, by A Member of the Aristocracy, Revised (1955) (SOLD)
"Manners and Rules of Good Society, by A Member of the Aristocracy. Revised by Joan Storey" (London and New York, Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1940; Revised Edition 1955). Vintage hardback book (red cloth boards), 197pp plus title, contents and introductory pages, measuring approximately 13.3 x 18.9 x 2.5cm (5.25 x 7.45 x 1in). "The title of this book describes the contents. It deals with good manners and the proper etiquette to be observed on every occasion." The forty chapters include "Meetings in the Street", "Dinner-Table Etiquette", "Tennis Tournaments", "Country-House Visits", "Dominion Etiquette", "Pronunciation of Difficult Names" and "Travelling by Air and by Car".
No dustjacket; there is some discoloration and marking to the cover, with slight to moderate age wear including bumping to edges and corners; the pages are discoloured with tanning to some edges and occasional slight marks, together with moderate age wear including scratching and nicking to the page edges and bumping and occasional creases to the corners. The book nonetheless remains complete and fully readable.
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SOLD Aug. 2017
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