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Secrets of Charm

4.12  ·  Rating details ·  17 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Women's Etiquette Book ...more
Hardcover, 386 pages
Published 1954 by John C. Winston Company
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Penny
Nov 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I loved this book. My daughter does too. The timeless etiquette it references to never goes out of style
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Mar 18, 2012 rated it really liked it
An amusing instruction book to achieve 1950's feminine perfection. It's illustrated with wonderful line drawings. The advice, though dated, seems pretty solid for achieving the stated goal. The premise is both horrifying and unintentionally funny to this contemporary reader. "More than ever before, today's woman should make the most of her age-old duty to be attractive, interesting, and of value to others." Some of my favorite passages include the appropriateness of gloves in various social situ ...more
Lee
Jan 28, 2008 rated it really liked it
A tribute to feminine charm. Great instructional book, amazing illustrations.
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