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Dinner Is Served: An English Butler's Guide to the Art of the Table

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Publisher Comments:

Elegant entertaining is always in style, and who better to explain the finer points of the art of the table than Arthur Inch, a veteran English butler who served as technical advisor for the film Gosford Park? With a historian's appreciation for the traditions of fine English homes, he discusses the elements of the table, including flatware and silver, china and glassware, serving vessels, and table decorations, as well as table and serving etiquette. "Although most of the book is written in a formal tone, the writers aren't above occasionally letting loose, and they amuse themselves with such pretty tricks as making music with glassware. This guide is fun to read as a light history as well as for preparation for a formal dinner. --Publishers Weekly

Synopsis:

Using his 50 years of butler experience, Inch explains the element of the table and serving etiquette.

Synopsis:

"Elegant entertaining is always in style, and who better to explain the finer points of the art of the table than Arthur Inch, a veteran English butler who served as technical advisor for the film Gosf"

Synopsis:

Using his 50 years of butler experience, Inch explains the element of the table and serving etiquette.

About the Author

Arthur Inch is an English butler with over 50 years of experience in private service at English estates. He also served as the technical advisor for the film Gosford Park. Arlene Hirst is the senior editor of design and news at Metropolitan Home, where she reports on contemporary home furnishings, including tableware.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762415588
Author:
Arthur Inch and Arlene Hirst
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Author:
Inch, Arthur
Author:
Hirst, Arlene
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Subject:
Tablesetting
Subject:
Etiquette
Subject:
Table setting and decoration
Subject:
Table etiquette
Subject:
General Cooking
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Table Setting
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
bk. 3
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 10.5 oz

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"Elegant entertaining is always in style, and who better to explain the finer points of the art of the table than Arthur Inch, a veteran English butler who served as technical advisor for the film Gosf"
"Synopsis" by , Using his 50 years of butler experience, Inch explains the element of the table and serving etiquette.
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