Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Manners and tone of good society

By MANNERS AND TONE

subjects: general etiquette,

  • 1. Manners and tone of good society. Or, solecisms to be avoided. By a member of the aristocracy.
    [1879]
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix] x-xi [xii] [1] 2-194, [i-ii] publ ads  
    GB:   LB   OB   *OPo(F)  
    US:   DCL  

    ate from BMCat.
    Binding: brown cloth, gilt.

  • 2. — [Title as [1879] Tenth edition
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xi [xii] [1] 2-184, [i-xii] ads  
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

  • 3. — [Fifteenth edition, 1888]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a fifteenth edition, entirely rewritten, with additions, as published London: Frederick Warne & Co 1888.

  • 4. — Manners and rules of good society// or solecisms to be avoided// by a member of the aristocracy//seventeenth edition//entirely rewritten, with additions.
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-xi [xii-xv] [xvi] [1] 2-239  
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    Binding: red cloth, gilt.
    A note in the preface referring to the change of title states ""Manners and Rules of Good Society" contains all the information comprised in "Manners and Tone of Good Society," but with considerable additions, no less than twenty-five chapters having been added'.

  • 5. — [Nineteenth edition, 1893]

    A nineteenth edition, published London: Frederick Warne 1893, is cited in AbCat Spring 1977.

  • 6. — [Twenty-third edition, 1898]

    A twenty-third edition published London: Frederick Warne & Co 1898 is cited in ABCat January 1976.

  • 7. — [Title as 1891] Twenty-fourth edition
    18.5 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-xv [xvi] [1] 2-247  
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

    Binding: red cloth, gilt.

  • 8. — [Title as 1891] Twenty-sixth edition
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-xii [xiii] xiv-xv [xvi] [1] 2-247  
    GB:   *LB  

    Binding: red cloth.

  • 9. — [Title as 1891, thirty-first edition, 1910]
    GB:   LB   OB  

    The BMCat lists a thirty-first edition as published London and New York: F. Warne 1910.

  • 10. — [Title as 1891, forty-second edition, 1921]
    GB:   LB   OB  

    The BMCat lists a forty-second edition as published London and New York: F. Warne & Co 1921.

  • 11. — [Title as 1891, forty-eighth edition, [1929]]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a forty-eighth edition, revised throughout, as published London and New York: F. Warne & Co [1929].

  • 12. — [Another edition, 1940]

    The 1955 edition lists the revised edition as first published London: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd 1940.

  • 13. — [Another edition, 1946]

    The 1955 edition lists a reprint of the revised edition as published London: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd 1946.

  • 14. — [Another edition, 1947]

    The 1955 edition lists a reprint of the revised edition as published London: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd 1947.

  • 15. — [Another edition, 1950]

    The 1955 edition lists a reprint of the revised edition as published London: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd 1950.

  • 16. — Manners and rules of good society//by a member of the aristocracy//revised by Joan Storey
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] v [vi] vii-x [1-2] 3-197  
    GB:   LB   *OB  

    Binding: red cloth.
    General comments: From 1891 onwards the publishers used the title "Manners and rules of good society' for this book, which was origianlly published as "Manners and tone of good society'.