by Lesley M. M. Blume
Hardcover, 251 pages, Chronicle Books Llc, List Price: $19.95 | purchase
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Collects terms of memorable items from eras gone by that are widely no longer in use, including white gloves, calling cards, parasols, and steamer trunks.
December 23, 2010 Whatever happened to good manners, cocktail hour or knowing how to darn a sock? Sally Singer, editor of T: The New York Times Style Magazine, selects three new books that celebrate nostalgia and looking back to more exquisite, more refined times.
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