Tips on Tipping

1933 etiquette guide, from liners and shooting parties, to when not to tip!


Experienced Hands


Frederick Warne, London, 1933
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Printing Details

First edition, first printing. Hardback in (partial) dustwrapper. 19 × 13cm, 127pp

A guide to tipping, with chapters on: 1. Tipping in General, 2. The Liner, 3. The Railway, 4. Hotels, 5. Cruising, 6. Shooting, 7. Remembering your Hostess, 8. Christmas Boxes, 9. When Not to Tip, and miscellaneous (country house, London flat, schoolboys, weddings etc etc).


The book is in perfectly good readable condition but is quite heavily foxed. The dustwrapper has lost the rear panel but this has been quite neatly repaired and replaced with yellow card. The original spine and front panel of the wrapper have some fading and wear but remain attractive.



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