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A Guide to the Manners, Etiquette, and Deportment of the Most Refined Society

by John H. Young

  • 38 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Etiquette & entertaining,
  • Reference works,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Reference,
  • Reference / Handbooks & Manuals,
  • Etiquette

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8818503M
    ISBN 101585742414
    ISBN 109781585742417

      I was reading a review on Sunday morning of a new book on Emily Post, the pioneering mass-market etiquette queen and top-tier socialite who had to be persuaded to write her first advice book . gentlemen’s book of etiquette, and manual of politeness; being a complete guide for a gentleman’s conduct in all his relations towards society. containing rules for the etiquette to be observed in the street, at table, in the ball room, evening party, and morning call; .

    b. Up for auction is a wonderful Victorian etiquette book entitled Our Deportment, or the Manners, Conduct and Dress of the Most Refined Society, including forms for letters, invitations etc. etc. Also valuable suggestions on home culture and training, by John H. Young. FB Dickerson & Co pages + hard bound cover, illustrated. A Guide to the Manners, Etiquette, and Deportment. of the Most Refined Society. by John H. Young, A.M. ©, W.C. King & Co., America Introductory (p. 17) A French writer has said: “To be truly polite, it is necessary to be, at the same time, good, just, and generous. True politeness is the outward visible sign of those inward spiritual.

      This was why Our Deportment, Or, The Manners, Conduct and Dress of the Most Refined Society asserted that “the knife should only be used for cutting meats and hard substances, while the fork, held in the left hand is used in carrying food into the mouth.”[4] The Gentlemen’s Book of Etiquette and Manual of Politeness echoed this same. In “Our Deportment, or the Manners, Conduct, and Dress of Refined Society,” John H. Young explains the rules of etiquette during the early 19th century. In this excerpt, Young explains the proper etiquette for wives and husbands. As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Men & Women and Social Change & Revolution as they relate to the.


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Etiquette. For some men, these words don’t belong in the same breath as manliness. For them, etiquette and manners conjure up arbitrary lists of dos and don’ts, a nagging mother, or scenes of artificial formality, complete with images of bowing and.

In “Our Deportment, or the Manners, Conduct, and Dress of Refined Society,” John H. Young explains the rules of etiquette during the nineteenth century. In this excerpt, Young explains the proper etiquette for wives and husbands.

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