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Uct How to to Boil a ePUB #180 avoid the parental conseuences of marital relations to the aesthetic How to enhance the profile of your nose the necessary How to hire a lady in waiting or identify a witch and the bizarre Enjoy the Indian weed with propriety this is an essential purchase for all aspiring young ladi Ok I have to admit it I have bought this book because of its cover and it wasn't exactly what I had signed up forI expected it to be sparkly and bubbly and ironic but it's merely a collection of dos and donts for Victorian ladies Admittedly it had some bits and pieces Good starting point for research and for a reality check for wannabe ladies

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How to Boil a Flamingo And 49 Other Lessons in the Lost Art of Being a LadyAn elegant tome fit for all ladies this Boil a PDF #9734 volume provides necessary advice wisdom and guidance on the essential art of being a lady For those unfortunate enough not to be a lady by birth authors Allison Vale and Alison Rattle offer the assembled wisdom of generations of women for the benefit of suc I enjoyed this book immensely It was filled with hilarious tongue in cheek do's and donts for ladies from times gone by I had so much fun with it that I took pictures of certain passages to share with my best friend and we both had a good laughI do have some complaints though First of all the effect of a Victorian handbook of manners is somewhat spoiled by the constant notes of inspired by or adapted from at the end of each article These ought to have been placed all together at the very end of the book as reference sources traditionally are in works of nonfictionSecondly the articles should have been collected in categories such as Cooking Family Health Fashion and Beauty Rules of Conduct etc As is they were just placed randomly in no coherent order This was somewhat interesting and lended a certain element of spontaneity but was not very professional and again spoiled the effect of a handbookThird many of the articles were anachronistic and this was jarring The book claims to be A Victorian Self help Guide for Modern Women but contains tips and fashions from the Georgian period and the Elizabethan too haphazardly arranged with no regards to order Ideally the book ought to have been called not a Victorian guide but something like A Guide From The Olden Days perhaps As for the articles they might have been arranged in order of the time period they drew their information fromIn short I found The Lost Art of Being A Lady to have excellent content but unprofessional structure

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