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The Jane Austen Handbook (Hardcover)

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Long before Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Quirk published this guide to life in Regency England to the delight of Austen fans everywhere. Newly published with a revised cover, The Jane Austen Handbook offers step-by-step instructions for proper comportment in the early 19th century. Readers will discover: 

     •  How to Indicate Interest in a Gentleman Without Seeming Forward
     •  How to Ensure a Good Yearly Income
     •  How to Ride Sidesaddle
     •  How to Behave at a Dinner Party

Full of practical directions for navigating the travails of Regency life, this charming illustrated book also serves as a companion for present-day readers, explaining the English class system, currency, dress, and the nuances of graceful living.
Genre: Social Science, Reference
Sub-Genre: Customs + Traditions, Etiquette
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Street Date: March 8, 2011
TCIN: 13264343
UPC: 9781594745058
Item Number (DPCI): 247-05-5510
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