Miss Manners' Guide to Excruciatingly Correct Behavior

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Hamilton, Jan 1, 1983 - Reference - 745 pages
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So much fun, and surprisingly educational. - Goodreads
A handful and humorous reference book. - Goodreads
Oh, and her prose genius. - Goodreads
It brims with practical advice and understated wit. - Goodreads
A fun reference book that should be on every shelf. - Goodreads
Plus she's a prose genius. - Goodreads

Review: Miss Manners' Guide to Excruciatingly Correct Behavior

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"It strikes Miss Manners as misguided to believe that home is a place where you can relax because you needn't bother to be polite. Home should be a place where you can relax because you know that ... Read full review

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Emma Komlos-Hrobsky (Assistant Editor, Tin House Magazine): My dad was troubled when, several years ago, I asked for a copy of Miss Manners' Guide to Excruciatingly Correct Behavior for my birthday ... Read full review

Contents

Some Thoughts on the Impulse Rude
3
Prebirth Manners for Parents and Others
17
The announcement of a birth
27
Copyright

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