Regency Etiquette

The Mirror of Graces (1811); or, The English Ladies' Costume
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (4.20 hours)
Product Number: Z100093501
Released: Jun 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481541947
Narrator/s: Wanda McCaddon
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Written by an anonymous gentlewoman of the period, this book was a popular guide to manners and social customs for the late eighteenth-early nineteenth centuries in England. While devoted mostly to women's dress, it also covers deportment, movement, propriety, correct dances, and aids to beauty and health-advice that would have been taken very much to heart by women of the time of Jane Austen and Napoleon. For anyone interested in the details of day-to-day life of this period, Regency Etiquette offers a unique look into the mindset and customs of a bygone age.

Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 2006

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