Title: C0mmon Courtesy In Which Miss Manners Solves the Problem That Baffled Mr. Jefferson
Binding: Card cover
Book Condition: Very Good condition
Edition: First edition
Publisher: New York Atheneum 1985
ISBN Number: 0689116527 / 9780689116520
Seller ID: 4422
This small booklet measures 4-1/2" x 7" and has 70 pages. It's clean and with no names or writing and no defects of note. The drawing at the front of the booklet was originally in the New Yorker in 1971. Reading Miss Manners as she takes on the historic ills of American society is fun. All is not serious, though much is, but it's always said with a little sugar too. Here's an example, "Miss Manners has long held the belief that champagne is a major civilizing influence, not to mention an invaluable in softening up those who resist acknowledging the importance of etiquette as an academic discipline."