Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Beeton's manners of polite society

By BEETON, Samuel Orchart

subjects: general etiquette,

  • 1. Beeton's manners of polite society: or, etiquette for ladies, gentlemen, and familes.
    [1876]
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii 1-375 [376], [i-xvi] publ ads  
    GB:   LB   LoEN   *OB  

    Date from the LoEN cat. The preface is dated November 1875.
    Binding: red, blue or green cloth, gilt. The three copies I saw each had different coloured bindings.
    This book is a rearrangement of material taken from "Beeton's complete etiquette for ladies', "Beeton's complete etiquette for gentlemen' and "Family etiquette'.