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Social usage and etiquette

a book of manners for every-day use.

by Eleanor Bassett Clapp

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Published by Home Circle Library in New York .
Written in English


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Post published her first novel in and had a bestselling non-fiction book in , but it was her book, Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage (also Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics and at Home) that made her career. The success of the book led to a radio show and a syndicated newspaper column, and in she founded. The book of good manners: a guide to polite usage for all social functions / (New York: Social Mentor Publications, [c]), by Walter Cox Green (page images at HathiTrust) Perfect etiquette, or, How to behave in society: a complete manual for ladies and gentlemen.

Book Overview Dust jacket notes: "A complete guide to good manners and good taste for the entire family. Emily Post, the supreme authority, answers all your questions about the socially acceptable thing to do and how to do it - in any situation and on any occasion. Etiquette--The Blue Book of Social Usage, by Emily Post, This page etiquette manual will provide all the guidance on how to behave during the midcentury. If only half of the advice was followed in todays world, we would live in a much friendlier, charming and graceful world.

  Remember the basic success principle underlying all manners and etiquette: Think about other people’s feelings first, because it’s still not all about : Rob Asghar. etiquette, name for the codes of rules governing social or diplomatic intercourse. These codes vary from the more or less flexible laws of social usage (differing according to local customs or taboos) to the rigid conventions of court and military circles, and they extend to the legal, medical, and other professions.


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Granted, a good chunk of the book's information is still relevant and applicable. Good manners are still good manners for the most part. However there are also pieces that had me rolling on the floor/5(8). Etiquette, "The Blue Book of Social Usage" by Emily Post and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Other articles where Etiquette—the Blue Book of Social Usage is discussed: Emily Post: Later retitled Etiquette—the Blue Book of Social Usage, the guide went through 10.

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British and French etiquette books, and many American ones, are about /5. "The book contains a wealth of detail on every conceivable question, from titles and forms of address to ceremonies and flag etiquette." - Department of State Newsletter "Comprehensive guide to proper diplomatic, official and social usage, the book includes a history of protocol in America.".

Etiquette (/ ˈ ɛ t ɪ k ɛ t / and / ˈ ɛ t ɪ k ɪ t /; French:) is the set of conventional rules of personal behaviour in polite society, usually in the form of an ethical code that delineates the expected and accepted social behaviors that accord with the conventions and norms observed by a society, a social class, or a social modern English usage, the French word étiquette.

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0 Reviews. Preview this book. Yet etiquette books have been bestsellers for generations, and still are today. In the s, a wealthy woman named Emily Post made it her mission to simplify proper etiquette and to put it in print in an easy-to-read guide.

Her book “Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage” was the first of many popular tomes on manners and s: 3. Etiquette: the blue book of social usage. Emily Post. Funk & Wagnalls, - Etiquette - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents. THE USE OF NAMES AND TITLES. IN PUBLIC PLACES. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Post, Emily, Etiquette. New York, Funk & Wagnalls, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Post, Emily, Etiquette. New York, London, Funk & Wagnalls company, (OCoLC) Document Type.

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American Libraries. Uploaded by [email protected] Pages:. Later retitled Etiquette—the Blue Book of Social Usage, the guide went through 10 editions and 90 printings before her death. After Post spoke on radio programs and wrote a column on good taste for the Bell Syndicate; it appeared daily in some newspapers after   16 Unspoken Social Media Rules to Know Before Your Next Post 16 Unspoken Social Media Rules to Know Before Your Next Post Avoid future epic etiquette fails with this social media "netiquette" guide courtesy of Catherine Newman, Real Simple's manners : Real Simple Editors.Etiquette.

POST, Emily. Item Number: New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, Later printing of this seminal work in etiquette and personal relations. Octavo, original blue cloth with titles to the spine and front panel in gilt, frontispiece, illustrated with private photographs and facsimiles of .