Miss Manners Minds Your Business

Miss Manners Minds Your Business

by Nicholas Ivor Martin, Judith Martin


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393081367
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 09/23/2013
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Nicholas Ivor Martin, who wrote The DaCapo Opera Manual, worked at the White House and was publisher of the Washington Monthly before becoming director of operations at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. He lives in Chicago with his wife and daughter.

Judith Martin, born a perfect lady in an imperfect society, is the author of the “Miss Manners” columns and best-selling books, two novels, and a travel book on Venice. She and her husband live in Washington, DC.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Part 1 The Basics

Chapter 1 Getting In 15

Chapter 2 Getting Out 37

Part 2 The Long Haul-On the Job

Chapter 3 What's That You Say? 65

Chapter 4 Is This Meeting Over? 91

Chapter 5 Love Me, Love My Laundry 101

Chapter 6 The Eeeew Factor 115

Chapter 7 The Attention Deficit 133

Chapter 8 Stop Asking Me How I'm Doing 153

Chapter 9 Enough Is How Much? 173

Part 3 The Long Haul-Off the Job

Chapter 10 OS the Premises 185

Chapter 11 What Can You Do For Me? 195

Chapter 12 Party Time 207

Chapter 13 My Other Family 227

Chapter 14 Let's All Be Friends 247

Chapter 15 More Than Friends 265

Index 287

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Miss Manners Minds Your Business 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walks in with sweetie in her arm. Sits at the table. Puts sweeties bowl on the table.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Piled her plate with sausages, french toast, a waffle, eggs, and fruit. She topped it off with a cup of grapefruit juice.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walks in and sits next to his cousin
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So whats for breskfast
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
" wat a wonderful idea maria"
DexDexter More than 1 year ago
The authors give recommendations on manners in the workplace spiced with a lot of good humor. I got a lot of laughs and tips on how to make the work environment better for others and for me.