The Bazar Book of Decorum



Handsome smaller volume of manners bound in green cloth with beveled edges, gilt decoration and lettering. Amusing topics of decorum include ear wax, how to eat food, the use of the eyes in knowing glances and winking, etc. Some mild edgewear, light soil with some occasional spots of foxing to text. A few signatures slightly loose. Gilt is bright. Former owner's name is present. 5 x 6.5 inches with 278 indexed pages, plus 8 pages of ads.
  • The Bazar Book of Decorum; the Care of the Person, Manners, Etiquette and Ceremonials
  • Harper Brothers, 1870
  • First edition