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(Etiquette) Anon. Etiquette for Ladies, by a Gentleman.

Illus. with lithograph frontis. of two gentlemen greeting a lady in a formal setting. Vignettes throughout. 4.75x2.75", gilt-lettered & dec. brown blindstamped cloth. First Edition. London: Smith, Pye & James, c.1850's.

Hints on dining, good manners, visiting, dress, receiving company, friendship, love, marriage, and amusements are among the topics addressed herein. "If invited to take wine with a gentleman, do not refuse, as it is not necessary for you to empty the glass, but just merely to sip with a polite movement of the head." Very good. 




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