The Butler Speaks: a Return to Proper Etiquette, Stylish Entertaining, and the Art of Good Housekeeping by Charles Macpherson buy used Used & Rare price $20.59 new from$19.76 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Hardcover Publisher: Appetite by Random House Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0449015912 ISBN - 13:9780449015919 Seller Comments: 0449015912 Good title in good condition. Pages are clean and tight. Dust jacket has light shelf wear. Satisfaction guaranteed. If item not as described, return for refund of purchase price. From the Publisher Host a dinner party * Make a bed * Set a table * Use the proper fork * Polish silver * Prepare high tea * Present a calling card * Make conversation * Fold a shirt ... all with the charm, ease and sophistication of a butler.      In a clear, straightforward style, Charles MacPherson lays out the essentials of entertaining and household management in this beautifully illustrated style, etiquette and entertainment guide. For anyone who rents or owns--be it a small urban condo or a lavish country estate--The Butler Speaks includes everything you need to know to simplify, organize and care for your home. It also offers modern advice on personal style and etiquette--how to receive guests; present your business card; make polite dinner conversation-- and advice on entertaining at home--how to make a cheese plate; hold your cutlery; set a table--all with the flair, charm and unpretentious grace of the butler.