Ever wished that you could spot a Maduro cigar at ten paces? Excuse yourself from work for the day whilst remaining entirely above suspicion? Dissuade your wife from purchasing those abominably unflattering slacks? Then let Manly Manners for the Impeccable Gent be your guide. Penned in 1961 by Mr Guy Egmont - a shining specimen of manhood in the 1960s - it remains the last word in gentlemen's etiquette. Whatever the dilemma you're facing - whether you're looking to select the perfect white shirt or wondering what to get the servants for Christmas - you're sure to find the answer within these pages. Filled with little-known secrets to help you get ahead in business, in society and in your romantic affairs, Egmont provides invaluable guidance on everything from the Queen's English to dealing with the impertinent inquiries of the press on your return from the London Clinic. A trove of advice for the aspiring gentleman-about-town, Manly Manners remains as relevant today as ever, proving that good manners never go out of style.
Author: Guy Egmont Publisher: Plexus Publishing Published: 03/02/2017 Pages: 96 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 0.57lbs Size: 7.10h x 5.00w x 0.50d ISBN: 9780859655453
About the Author A citizen of the world in every sense, Guy Egmont, Esq. made his home in various elegant locations around the globe. His career as an advertising magnate took him everywhere from Monte Carlo to Minchinhampton. Yet London is the city where he finally chose to settle and impart the secrets behind his scandalously successful career. Needless to say, his soirees were once the toast of swinging sixties London, where his wit sparkled quite as brightly as the vintage Veuve Clicquot, and you'd find only the prettiest gals in attendance. He lives in London.