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Chronicle Books resuscitates the long-lost art of charm with this classic compendium of hints, tips, and tricks guaranteed to boost anyones charm quotient. First published in 1938, this delightful handbook is overflowing with timeless advice to guide readers through a maze of social interactions with wit and grace. More than an etiquette or personal grooming book, Better than Beauty tackles complicated social situations with delicacy: How to be kind to atrocious people How to avoid the gossip mill How many drinks is too many drinks How to deflect unwanted advances from married men How much to tip And much, much more With good humor, authors Helen Valentine and Alice Thompson offer straightforward charm counsel, making it a cinch to win the admiration of friends, family, and suitors. Featuring original artwork, Better than Beauty proves that charm never, ever goes out of style.

Synopsis:

First published in 1938, this delightful handbook is overflowing with timeless advice to guide readers through a maze of social interactions with wit and grace.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811834513
Author:
Valentine, Helen
Author:
Gondor, Emery I.
Author:
Chronicle Books
Author:
Thompson, Alice
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
Etiquette
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Beauty, Personal
Subject:
Charm
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
84-351
Publication Date:
March 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.54x5.60x.49 in. .45 lbs.

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