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The Resource Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners, Laura Claridge

Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners, Laura Claridge

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Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners
Title
Emily Post
Title remainder
daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners
Statement of responsibility
Laura Claridge
Title variation
Daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emily Post was a daughter of high society, one of Manhattan's most sought-after débutantes. After a scandalous divorce forced her to become her own person, she became an emblem of a new kind of manners in which etiquette and ethics were forever entwined
Summary
A biography of a woman whose name has become synonymous with good manners describes the life and times of Emily Post, from her patrician upbringing in Baltimore and her social life in Gilded Age New York, to her scandalous divorce and writing career, to her creation of the best-selling classic, "Etiquette."
Biography type
individual biography
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275512
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Claridge, Laura P
Dewey number
921
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1854
LC item number
.C635 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Post, Emily
  • Authors, American
  • Etiquette
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners
Label
Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners, Laura Claridge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [495]-503) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 525 p.
Isbn
9780375509216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn191922875
  • (OCoLC)191922875
Label
Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners, Laura Claridge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [495]-503) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 525 p.
Isbn
9780375509216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn191922875
  • (OCoLC)191922875

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