Etiquette was a booming business in the 19th-century. Her "humor" burns off quickly. She appeared to enjoy 'pointing and laughing' at the Victorians which just became tiresome and really draining to read. (typeof uet === 'function') && uet("x3") In the company of ladies, do not establish learned points by long-winded arguments. The book is extremely well researched. Antique Etiquette book Manners Culture Dress. As a voracious reader of Victoriana mostly interested in the downstairs and back alleys, I didn't find much I didn't already know but it was fun having a book devoted to the topics. Advice ... › Victorian … Etiquette … I debated myself for a week as to whether to drop $13.99 on this girly book, and I finally gave in. meaningless exclamations, such as ‘Oh, my!’ ‘Oh, cracky’ etc were to be avoided. 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Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. America in the Victorian … For an afternoon reception, an "At Home" card is used. (window.AmazonUIPageJS ? with pacing Industrialization, people intermingled among classes and places in a way they hadn’t before, and there was a great demand for guidance on how to fit into the social circles that they had either gotten themselves into or wanted to get into. Then I realized it was an American writer. .b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-div{border-bottom:1px solid #e7e7e7}.b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-table{width:100%}.b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-table-td{padding-right:12px;border-right:1px solid #e7e7e7;white-space:nowrap}.b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-table-td:nth-child(n+2){padding-left:12px}.b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-table-td:last-child{border-right:0;width:100%}.b2bhawks-quantity-pricing-table-summary-emphasized-text{display:none} I won't go in to details, mainly because most of them are too gross for this forum, but it's amazing how women were treated, thought of, and expected to behave back then; not to mention the general uncleanliness that was the norm of that day. See more ideas about etiquette, books, book sale. How can Americans know what it was like to live in Victorian times! I read to the end but wouldn’t recommend it to my friends. 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