The Ladies’ Guide to True Politeness and Perfect Manners

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 192
  • Price: £9.99
  • Publication date: 10 March 2016
  • ISBN: 9781849538282

About the book

Polish up on the art of becoming a true lady!

Are you…

  • Planning to visit a friend or family but don’t want to outstay your welcome?
  • Going shopping on a budget but need to improve your negotiating techniques?
  • Attending a formal event and would like to find the perfect ice-breaker?

Bursting with witty, practical advice on the ins and outs of etiquette, from how one should dress for a formal occasion to what behaviour one should adopt while travelling abroad, this guide will help every modern woman to deport herself with poise and confidence. 

About the author

Eliza Leslie (1787–1858) was a prolific writer of children’s books and cookbooks, and also wrote for women’s magazines. She was best known for her books on domestic management and etiquette, and became quite a household name.