George Washington's rules of civility & decent behaviour in company and conversation

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Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 61 pages
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User Review  - DarthDeverell - LibraryThing

George Washington wrote Rules for Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation at the age of 14 (in 1746) while drawing upon an English translation of an earlier French deportment guide. A ... Read full review

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At the age of 14, George Washington translated and copied down a list of 110 French maxims on civility and decent behavior. Reading these, I'm willing to bet that Washington would be appalled at the ... Read full review

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