"I dream't I dwelt in marble halls"
Devoted to the histories and current state of the great mansions of America's Gilded Age.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

" Manners for the Metropolis"

Isn't this a great picture! It is from a 1910 tongue in cheek book about Gilded Age etiquette. The book is called, " Manners for the Metropolis" An entrance key to the fantastic life of the 400. It's very funny and gives helpful hints for behaving amongst Mrs. Astor's set!
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Click HERE to read snippets. 

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I have not heard about this book before, now I will learn more about it. Thank you for telling.

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