Lady of Distinction


Facsimile is enlarged for better reading. Complete title is amazing. "The Mirror of the Graces; or, The English Lady's Costume: Combining and Harmonizing Taste and Judgment, Elegance and Grace, Modesty, Simplicity, and Economy, with Fashion in Dress; and adapting the various Articles of Female Embellishments to different Ages, Forms, and Complexions; to the Seasons of the Year, Rank, and Situation in Life: With Useful Advice on Female Accomplishments, Politeness, and Manners; The Cultivation of the Mind and Disposition and Carriage of the Body: Offering also the most efficacious Means of preserving Beauty, Health, and Loveliness. The whole according with the General Principles of Nature and Rules of Propriety. By a Lady of Distinction, Who has witnessed and attentively studied what is esteemed truly graceful and elegant amongst the most refined Nations of Europe." VG condition other than front top corner bump. R. L. Shep, Mendocino, CA. 1997. Paper. USED. $30.00