The Lost Art of Being a Lady: A Victorian Self-help Guide for Modern Women


Essential for all ladies of "ambitious persuasion", The Lost Art of Being a Lady is an elegantly crafted and stylish miscellany that provides indispensable advice, insight and direction on how to become a true lady. For the benefit of those wretched souls not blessed with noble blood, but with desire nonetheless to rise above their station, authors Allison Vale and Alison Rattle, have assembled 50 life lessons from several generations of women.

From decorous bedroom conduct ('How to avoid the parental consequences of marital relations'), to the aesthetic ('How to enhance the profile of your nose'), the practical ('How to wear a bustle' or
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ISBN:

9781853759253

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

19cm x 12cm

RRP:

$19.99

Category:

Pop Culture

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 October 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Allison Powell

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Alison Rattle