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The Resource Etiquette

Etiquette

Label
Etiquette
Title
Etiquette
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
395
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • BJ1853
  • R395 P 1969
LC item number
.P6 1969b
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Etiquette
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 1922 under title: Etiquette in society, in business, in politics, and at home. Published in 1975 under title: The new Emily Post's Etiquette
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of conversation. Introductions, greetings, and farewells -- Names and titles -- Words and how we use them -- Public speaking -- The good conversationalist -- Correspondence. The appearance and style of your letters -- Addressing important persons -- The contents of business letters -- Personal letters -- Greeting cards -- As others see you. The general rules -- In restaurants -- The opera, the theater, and other indoor entertainments -- Outdoor events -- Appearing on television and radio -- Conducting meetings -- Advice for travelers. Planning your trip -- Motels and hotels -- On plane, train, or ship -- Currency and language -- An audience with the Pope -- Representing America abroad -- Formal entertaining. Official dinners -- Luncheons -- Formal afternoon entertaining -- Balls and dances -- Informal entertaining. Cocktail parties -- Informal dining -- Buffet dinners -- Informal luncheons -- Informal dances -- Picnics -- Barbecues -- Other informal gatherings -- Showers -- House parties and overnight guests -- Special occasions. The new baby -- Confirmation and bar mitzvah -- Graduation -- Debuts -- Anniversary parties -- Funerals -- Weddings. Engagements -- Planning the wedding -- The clothes for the wedding party -- Events attending the wedding -- The wedding day -- Weddings in special situations -- The wedding guest -- On the subject of invitations. Invitations to weddings and receptions -- Wedding announcements -- Other formal invitations -- Informal invitations -- Recalling and requesting invitations -- Acceptances and regrets -- Cards and calls. Visiting cards, business cards, and informals -- Formal calls and informal visits -- Protocol in official circles. Precedence and titles -- An invitation to the White House -- The flag of the United States -- The United Nations -- Good manners for everyday. On the telephone -- The courteous driver -- For those who smoke -- In clubs -- At the table -- In business -- In games and sports -- For the newcomer -- With regard to artists, entertainers, and other celebrities -- With the handicapped -- For pets and people -- Gifts and giving -- On how to dress. Women's clothes and fashions -- Men's clothes -- Clothing for various sports -- The well-appointed house. The personality of the house -- Household help, old and new -- The employer-servant relationship-- Setting the table for family meals -- Family life. The young child -- The teen-ager -- College years -- Chaperons and dates -- A happy marriage
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 12th rev. ed.
  • by Elizabeth 1. Post.
Extent
xi, 721 pages
Lccn
68055996
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00180571
Label
Etiquette
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 1922 under title: Etiquette in society, in business, in politics, and at home. Published in 1975 under title: The new Emily Post's Etiquette
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of conversation. Introductions, greetings, and farewells -- Names and titles -- Words and how we use them -- Public speaking -- The good conversationalist -- Correspondence. The appearance and style of your letters -- Addressing important persons -- The contents of business letters -- Personal letters -- Greeting cards -- As others see you. The general rules -- In restaurants -- The opera, the theater, and other indoor entertainments -- Outdoor events -- Appearing on television and radio -- Conducting meetings -- Advice for travelers. Planning your trip -- Motels and hotels -- On plane, train, or ship -- Currency and language -- An audience with the Pope -- Representing America abroad -- Formal entertaining. Official dinners -- Luncheons -- Formal afternoon entertaining -- Balls and dances -- Informal entertaining. Cocktail parties -- Informal dining -- Buffet dinners -- Informal luncheons -- Informal dances -- Picnics -- Barbecues -- Other informal gatherings -- Showers -- House parties and overnight guests -- Special occasions. The new baby -- Confirmation and bar mitzvah -- Graduation -- Debuts -- Anniversary parties -- Funerals -- Weddings. Engagements -- Planning the wedding -- The clothes for the wedding party -- Events attending the wedding -- The wedding day -- Weddings in special situations -- The wedding guest -- On the subject of invitations. Invitations to weddings and receptions -- Wedding announcements -- Other formal invitations -- Informal invitations -- Recalling and requesting invitations -- Acceptances and regrets -- Cards and calls. Visiting cards, business cards, and informals -- Formal calls and informal visits -- Protocol in official circles. Precedence and titles -- An invitation to the White House -- The flag of the United States -- The United Nations -- Good manners for everyday. On the telephone -- The courteous driver -- For those who smoke -- In clubs -- At the table -- In business -- In games and sports -- For the newcomer -- With regard to artists, entertainers, and other celebrities -- With the handicapped -- For pets and people -- Gifts and giving -- On how to dress. Women's clothes and fashions -- Men's clothes -- Clothing for various sports -- The well-appointed house. The personality of the house -- Household help, old and new -- The employer-servant relationship-- Setting the table for family meals -- Family life. The young child -- The teen-ager -- College years -- Chaperons and dates -- A happy marriage
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 12th rev. ed.
  • by Elizabeth 1. Post.
Extent
xi, 721 pages
Lccn
68055996
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00180571

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