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The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness A Complete Hand Book for the Use of the Lady in Polite Society

By Florence Hartley
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Table of Contents
  • THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESS.
  • INTRODUCTION.
  • CONTENTS.
  • LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE. CHAPTER I. CONVERSATION.
  • CHAPTER II. DRESS.
    • GENERAL RULES.
    • HOME DRESSES.
  • CHAPTER III. TRAVELING.
  • CHAPTER IV. HOW TO BEHAVE AT A HOTEL.
  • CHAPTER V. EVENING PARTIES. ETIQUETTE FOR THE HOSTESS.
  • CHAPTER VI. EVENING PARTIES. ETIQUETTE FOR THE GUEST.
  • CHAPTER VII. VISITING. ETIQUETTE FOR THE HOSTESS.
  • CHAPTER VIII. VISITING. ETIQUETTE FOR THE GUEST.
  • CHAPTER IX. MORNING RECEPTIONS OR CALLS. ETIQUETTE FOR THE HOSTESS.
  • CHAPTER X. MORNING RECEPTIONS OR CALLS. ETIQUETTE FOR THE CALLER.
  • CHAPTER XI. DINNER COMPANY. ETIQUETTE FOR THE HOSTESS.
  • CHAPTER XII. DINNER COMPANY. ETIQUETTE FOR THE GUEST.
  • CHAPTER XIII. TABLE ETIQUETTE.
  • CHAPTER XIV. CONDUCT IN THE STREET.
  • CHAPTER XV. LETTER WRITING.
  • CHAPTER XVI. POLITE DEPORTMENT, AND GOOD HABITS.
  • CHAPTER XVII. CONDUCT IN CHURCH.
  • CHAPTER XVIII. BALL ROOM ETIQUETTE. FOR THE HOSTESS.
  • CHAPTER XIX. BALL ROOM ETIQUETTE. FOR THE GUEST.
  • CHAPTER XX. PLACES OF AMUSEMENT.
  • CHAPTER XXI. ACCOMPLISHMENTS.
    • KNITTED OPERA CAP.
    • FOR THE PATTERN IN THE CENTRE OF THE CAP.
    • AN ECONOMICAL POINT COLLAR.
    • KNITTED VEILS.
    • HINTS TO CROCHET-WORKERS.
    • ORNAMENTAL NET FOR THE HAIR.
    • DRESS GLOVE BANDS; FULL OR FRILLED SHAPE.
    • KNITTED UNDER HABIT SHIRT.
    • INFANT'S KNITTED SOCKS.
  • CHAPTER XXII. SERVANTS.
  • CHAPTER XXIII. ON A YOUNG LADY'S CONDUCT WHEN CONTEMPLATING MARRIAGE.
  • CHAPTER XXIV. BRIDAL ETIQUETTE.
  • CHAPTER XXV. HINTS ON HEALTH.
  • CHAPTER XXVI. MISCELLANEOUS.
    • FOUR IMPORTANT RULES.
  • RECEIPTS.
    • FOR THE COMPLEXION.
    • PASTES.
    • WASHES AND LOTIONS.
    • FOR THE TEETH.
    • FOR THE HAIR.
    • FOR THE LIPS.
    • FOR CORNS.
    • PERFUMES.
    • FOR KEEPING THE WARDROBE IN ORDER.
  • Footnotes:
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