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GREVILLE, Lady Beatrice Violet   1842-1932


  • Gentlewoman in society
  • Subjects: etiquette for women, entertaining,

    • 1. The gentlewoman in society. By Lady Greville.
      1892
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] 1-271 [272], [i-vii] publ ads   frontis  
      GB:   *LB  
      US:   DCL  

      Binding: green cloth, gilt.
      The frontispiece is a signed portrait of the author. There are chapters on the child, the girl, the woman, weddings, entertaining, dinners, musical parties, "in the shadow of the throne', dress, society and its amusements, society and its work, country-house life, gentlewomen and their little follies, society bores, men and manners, "the gentle art of flirtation', the customs of society, and "the ideal woman'.


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