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Dining, Politeness, Etiquette and a Bit of Ignorance from Mrs. Beeton

Mrs. Beeton and Her Book on Household Management

The Recipe for the Perfect Guest on Thanksgiving Day

May Van Alen Weds and Decides She is Not an American

Teaching Children Etiquette in the 19th and 20th Centuries

A Sumptuous 1897 Astor Dinner Ball

Gilded Age Etiquette