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Written as a companion book to Young Lady's Friend, this is a book of etiquette for various common social situations. This last section of the book discusses social reforms and their leaders, the Best Society's strengths and weaknesses, and home and immortal life. Addenda expand upon three points of interest within the text. The Appendix lists the authors whom the book references or made use of and also the names of books and essays which were quoted in the text.
Porter & Coates
etiquette handbook, manners, sympathy, home life, discipline, immortal life, influence of women, social reform, authors, reform leadership
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Etiquette--United States; Social problems; Upper class; Domestic life; Christianity; Porter and Coates
Ward, H. O., "Sensible Etiquette of the Best Society: Customs, Manners, Morals, and Home Culture (Part Three)" (1878). Mother Home & Heaven. 71.