Rules Of Civility

Author: Amor Towles
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143121162
Size: 71.85 MB
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A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a Greenwich Village jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults witty Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, ...

The Songs Of St Petersburg

Author: Amor Towles
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0091944244
Size: 24.96 MB
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' Sunday Times 'Everything a novel should be: charming, witty, poetic and generous. An absolute delight.' Mail on Sunday 'If we do a better book than this one on the book club this year we will be very very lucky.

George Washington S Rules Of Civility And Decent Behavior

Author: George Washington
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442222328
Size: 78.68 MB
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Taking his inspiration from a 16th century French manual on etiquette, young George Washington compiled his own set of instructions under the title, The Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior.

Many Are Called

Author: Walker Evans
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300106176
Size: 80.15 MB
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By 1940-41, Evans had made over six hundred photographs and had begun to edit the series. The book remained unpublished until 1966 when The Museum of Modern Art mounted an exhibition of Evans’s subway portraits.

Choosing Civility

Author: P. M. Forni
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429973984
Size: 39.72 MB
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In Choosing Civility, P. M. Forni identifies the twenty-five rules that are most essential in connecting effectively and happily with others.

The Lioness Of Morocco

Author: Julia Drosten
Publisher: AmazonCrossing
ISBN: 9781503941922
Size: 62.98 MB
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Independent-minded Sibylla Spencer feels trapped in nineteenth-century London, where her strong will and progressive views have rendered her unmarriageable.

Where Shall Wisdom Be Found

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Riverhead Books (Hardcover)
Size: 32.95 MB
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Journeying from the Bible to twentieth-century writings, the author explores how literature can shape one's life, discussing such topics as the Book of Job and Ecclesiastes, Plato and Homer, St. Augustine, and Freud and Proust.

Mastering Civility

Author: Christine Porath
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455568996
Size: 57.51 MB
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Combining scientific research with fascinating evidence from popular culture and fields such as neuroscience, medicine, and psychology, this book provides managers and employers with a much-needed wake-up call, while also reminding them of ...