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An Edwardian Guide to Life - Amazon.com

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Adapted from a variety of resources dating from 1834 onward, this is an amusingly serious collection of Edwardian ettiquette—from table manners to hair and makeup and sporting pursuits to health and well beingAt dinner, where common household bread is used, it should never be cut less than an inch and a half thick. There is nothing more plebian than thin bread at dinner.To cure drunkeness, Pears Encyclopaedia advises us to take, 'an emetic of a tablespoon of mustard in water, and douche the head in...