Hints on Etiquette and the Usages of Society, Adapted to American Society by the Author - Charles William Day

Hints on Etiquette and the Usages of Society, Adapted to American Society by the Author

Charles William Day

Book Summary

Well-bred people arrive as nearly at the appointed dinner hour as they can. It is a very vulgar assumption of importance purposely to arrive half an hour behind time; besides the folly of allowing eight or ten hungry people such a tempting opportunity of discussing your foibles. It may be a hundred and fifty years since this essential etiquette bible was first published,

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