Item #20529 Manuscript compilation of conduct and etiquette in proverbial form, with the ink autograph caption title, “Good Advice,” and a note to the front wrapper in the same hand, S. E. Knight, 1863. S. E. Knight, presumed compiler.
Manuscript compilation of conduct and etiquette in proverbial form, with the ink autograph caption title, “Good Advice,” and a note to the front wrapper in the same hand, S. E. Knight, 1863.

Manuscript compilation of conduct and etiquette in proverbial form, with the ink autograph caption title, “Good Advice,” and a note to the front wrapper in the same hand, S. E. Knight, 1863.

N. p. [but England]: 1863. Lined account book or journal in printed paper wrappers, 6.25 x 3.88 inches, 13 pages of manuscript (16 pages total). Almanack for 1864 (including British postal rates) printed on the inside wrappers. Some light soiling and wear; in very good condition. Item #20529

“Do not sit dumb in company. That looks either like pride, cunning, or stupidity.” Chesterfield redivivus—maxims of conduct, with evidence of correction, and a number no doubt taken from standard sources (James Burgh the most obvious).

Price: $150.00

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