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1947 "Emily Post's Etiquette" and More Household Management and Etiquette Books

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Title and Author/Editor The Butler Speaks: A Guide to Stylish Entertaining, Etiquette and the Art of Good Housekeeping (Charles MacPherson), Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home (Martha Stewart), Linens: Elements of the Table (Sarah Slavin and Deborah Jones), Meal Planning and Table Service in the American Home (N. Beth Bailey), The National Trust Manual of Housekeeping (Compiled by Hermione Sandwith and Sheila Stainton), Beeton’s Book of Household Management (Isabella Beeton), Linens: Elements of the Table (Text by Linda Peterson), Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage (Emily Post)
Genre Guide Books, Home and Garden
Binding Cloth on board, Paper over boards, Trade paperback
Dust Jacket Yes, No
Publisher or Printer Appetite by Random House, Clarkson Potter, The Manual Arts Press, Penguin Books, Chancellor Press, Collins, Funk & Wagnalls Company
Publication Year 1947, 2013, 2006, 1923, 1985, 1991, 1996
Period Early to Mid 20th Century, Late 20th/ Early 21st Century
Place of Publication Vancouver, San Francisco, Peoria, IL, Harmondsworth, New York
Edition Statement First Edition, Seventy-First Printing
Language English
Signed Yes
Signed by Charles MacPherson
Number of Books 7


- conditions vary; shaken but generally tight bindings; slightly loose hinges; rubbing, soiling, discoloration, and wear to boards; bumped spines and corners; page toning; some interior markings and inscriptions; creases and wear to dust jackets; Meal Planning and Table Service is a former library copy with stamps, marks, call number, and card pocket residue.


0.5" W x 10.25" H x 8.25" D

- measures Linens: Elements of the Table.

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