Long before Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Quirk published this guide to life in Regency England to the delight of Austen fans everywhere. Newly published with a revised cover, The Jane Austen Handbook offers step-by-step instructions for proper comportment in the early 19th century. Readers will discover: ac How to Indicate Interest in a Gentleman Without Seeming Forward ac How to Ensure a Good Yearly Income ac How to Ride Sidesaddle ac How to Behave at a Dinner Party Full of practical directions for navigating the travails of Regency life, this charming illustrated book also serves as a companion for present-day readers, explaining the English class system, currency, dress, and the nuances of graceful living.HOW TO MAKE A FILIGREE BASKET Many a refined Regency lady spends her downtime practicing the art of paper filigree. ... Wooden or paper basket ac Paste ( have the cook boil it up from flour and water) ac A small paintbrush 1. Wrap the coil .
|Title||:||The Jane Austen Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Quirk Books - 2011-03-08|