Golden Manual or the Royal Road to Success

Golden Manual or the Royal Road to Success Rules of Etiquette For All Occasions

  • Title: Golden Manual or the Royal Road to Success
  • Author: Henry Davenport Northrop
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 407
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Rules of Etiquette For All Occasions.

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    1 thought on “Golden Manual or the Royal Road to Success”

    1. I borrowed this book from an old friend of mine and what a delight. It's like an etiquette manual for the late 1800's and early 1900's. My kids and I had many good, hardy laughs at what used to be "appropriate." The book has drawn pictures of people with titles under them, such as, "An Idiot" and then a paragraph as to what constitutes an idiot, i.e. lazy, slow to rise in the morning, stares too much. You obviously didn't want to be labeled an idiot, so you would read this book and realize what [...]

    2. Phrenology, misogyny, racism, obsequious wordiness, and patronizing tone--this book has it all, including illustrations of questionable relevance and doubtful accuracy. Exactly what you would expect from a book that tries to explain, especially to women (the infelicitous ones mostly) and dyspeptic men, all the ins and outs of living a morally sound, physically healthy, romantically appropriate, and sexually unobjectionable life. It's a little hilarious and insulting peek into our long-winded and [...]

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