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Decorum : a practical treatise on etiquette and dress of the best American society

Author: S L Louis; John A Ruth
Publisher: New York : Union Pub. House ; Chicago : C.L. Snyder & Co., 1881.
Series: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introductory -- Entrance into society -- Introductions -- Salutations -- Social intercourse -- Conversation -- Visits -- Dinner parties and balls -- Street etiquette -- Riding and driving -- Traveling -- Etiquette of public places -- Letter writing -- Courtship and marriage -- Domestic etiquette and duties -- Table etiquette -- Miscellaneous rules of etiquette -- Washington etiquette -- Business -- Anniversary  Read more...
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Decorum.
New York : Union Pub. House ; Chicago : C.L. Snyder & Co., 1881
(DLC) 10019657
(OCoLC)6360371
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S L Louis; John A Ruth
OCLC Number: 875136755
Notes: Reproduction of the original from the Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Harvard University.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource ([5], 414 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.
Responsibility: revised by S.L. Louis.

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Introductory -- Entrance into society -- Introductions -- Salutations -- Social intercourse -- Conversation -- Visits -- Dinner parties and balls -- Street etiquette -- Riding and driving -- Traveling -- Etiquette of public places -- Letter writing -- Courtship and marriage -- Domestic etiquette and duties -- Table etiquette -- Miscellaneous rules of etiquette -- Washington etiquette -- Business -- Anniversary weddings -- Funerals -- Dress -- Harmony of color in dress. Size in relation to dress and color -- The toilette -- Hints on the improvement and display of female beauty -- Servants -- Home decoration -- Amusements -- Etiquette with children -- Etiquette for baptism -- Etiquette of the studio -- Precious stones and finger-rings with sentiments -- Flowers and their sentiments -- Toilet recipes.

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