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OLIVE RICHARDS LANDERS
The Modern Hand Book for Girls
Books, Inc., Publishers, New York and Boston, 1933

Small illustrative drawings throughout

Hardcover with color copy of original dust-jacket.  In very good condition.  Previous owner's inscription on front fly leaf.

8 ¼ x 5 ½ inches


SOLD


 

GAY HEAD (Margaret Hauser)
Hi There, High School!
Scholastic Book Services, New York, 1963
This is 13th printing, April 1963.  (c) 1953, 1955 and 1960 by Teen Age Books.

Illustrations by Katherine Tracy

Paperback in very good condition. Pages yellowed.

6 ¼ x 4 ¼ inches
 


SOLD


 

T. EDWARD HOLLINSHED
New Century Speaker Writer and Etiquette:  A Standard Work on Elocution, Composition and Etiquette...
American Book and Bible House, Philadelphia, 1901

Hardcover. Binding a bit loose and with some nicks and wear.  Interior in very good condition.

9 ½  x 7 ¼ inches


SOLD



HARRIET BROOKS

Etiquette For All Occasions
Reader Mail, Inc., 1937

Softcover booklet in very good condition.  Previous owner's name lightly ink-stamped on cover.

One of a series of "Home Service" booklets that were available by mail, often through magazines and newspapers. 
This one stamped "Home Service Extension Magazine" on front cover.

7 ¼ x 5 inches

 


SOLD

 


 



 


GLORIA WINTERS
Penny's Guide To Teen-age Charm and Popularity
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood, Cliffs, N.J., 1964
This copy is third printing, January 1967

Illustrated by Edna Okasaki

In very good condition, no dust-jacket

--Gloria Winters portrayed "Penny" in the successful Hollywood "Sky King" TV series of the early '60s.--

10 x 7 inches


SOLD



 

 

 

VIRGINIA GRAHAM and JEAN LIBMAN BLOCK

Don't Blame the Mirror:  A Book of Beauty

Meredith Press, New York, 1967

 

Excellent condition with very good dust-jacket, 176 pages

 

8 ½ x 5 ¾ inches

 

 

VG/G+

 

SOLD



 


AMELIA LEAVITT HILL

The Complete Book of Table Setting; With Service, Etiquette and Flower Arrangement

The Greystone Press, New York, 1949

 

Eight color and numerous black and white photographs.

 

Very good condition. Spine faded. No dust-jacket.
9
¼ x 6 inches

 


SOLD

 


 

 

The Woman's World Book of Etiquette

Woman's World Magazine, Chicago, Illinois, 1928

 

Oversize "magazine", poor condition including tears, chipped page edges paper staining, folds and loose pages  Nevertheless a good reading copy

 

44 pages

14 x 10 inches

 

 

SOLD



 


IDA MIGLIARIO, et. al

Searchlight Homemaking Guide (Revised)

Household [Magazine], Topeka, Kansan, 1950

Originally (c) 1937, this is Third Edition, (c) Capper Publications

 

With tabbed chapters.  In very good condition.  No dust-jacket.

 

10 ¼ x 7 inches


SOLD


 

AMY VANDERBILT

Complete Book of Etiquette:  A Guide to Gracious Living
Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, N.Y., 1952
First Edition

 

Illustrations by Fred McCarroll, Mary Suzuki and Andrew (aka Andy) Warhol

 

Good condition, binding slightly worn and loose in a few places, no dust-jacket, 700 pages

8 ½  x 5 ½  inches

 

 

 

SOLD


 

 

THE EDITORS OF THE BRIDE'S MAGAZINE

The Bride's Book of Etiquette

Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1955

 

Very good condition, dust-jacket with some small tears and losses

10 ¼ x 7 inches

 

VG/G+

 

SOLD


 

 

BARBARA WILSON (and the Women's Feature Staff of the New York Herald Tribune)

The Brides' School Complete Engagement and Wedding Etiquette

Hawthorn Books, Inc., New York, 1959

First Edition

 

Very good condition with dust-jacket in protective cover showing tears and creases at edges and corners.

 

482 pages

9 ½ x 6 ½ inches

 

 

SOLD

 

 

 

ESTHER B. ARESTY

The Best Behavior:  The course of good manners--from antiquity to the present--as seen through courtesy and etiquette books

Simon and Schuster, New York, 1970

First Printing

 

Small illustrations throughout

 

In almost new condition, dust-jacket with some small losses.  320 pages

VG+/G

 

 

 

SOLD

 

 

 

 

J.P. DONLEAVY

The Unexpurgated Code:  A Complete Manual of Survival & Manners

Delacorte Press/ Seymour Lawrence, 1975  First Printing

 

Illustrated with drawings by the author

 

Very good condition, dust-jacket slightly time-stained

VG/G+

 

SOLD

 

 

 

WILLIAM J. FIELDING

Strange Customs of Courtship and Marriage

The New Home Library, New York, 1942.  Reprinted September 1943

 

Very good condition, no dust-jacket 322 pages

 

8 x 5 ½ inches

 

 

SOLD



 

RUTH TOLMAN
Guide to Beauty-Charm-Poise
Milady Publishing Corporation, New York, 1967

Cover slightly soiled, interior in excellent condition.

11 x 7 ¾ inches

 


SOLD


 

 

SYLVIA SHUR, Editor; RUTH BAKALAR, Associate Editor

Seagram’s Week End Bar and Barbecue:  156 Wonderful Ways to Star at Your Grill and Bar!

Seagram's Gin and Whisky

No date, appears to be 1950s or 1960s

Illustrated by  Joe Kaufman

 

36-page soft-cover booklet, stapled spine

7 x 5 inches

Excellent condition
 

 

SOLD

 

 

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