Elements of Etiquette: A Guide to Table Manners in an Imperfect World

Elements of Etiquette: A Guide to Table Manners in an Imperfect World

by Craig Claiborne

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Overview

Here is sensible, sophisticated advice by renowned chef, author, & true gentleman Craig Claiborne on table manners for anyone who would like to feel more confident & graceful at any meal, whether as host or guest, at home or in a restaurant, with family, friends, or even strangers. Drawing on his personal & professional experience, & nurtured by his innate sense of politeness & fairness, he shares his expert opinion on everything from good dinner conversation to gracious gift-giving. Here is advice on the proper way to hold cutlery, dispose of a garnish, prepare tea, order wine, leave a tip in a restaurant, & host a dinner party at home.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780688074029
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 08/12/1992
Pages: 132
Product dimensions: 6.33(w) x 8.31(h) x 0.80(d)

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