Quantity: 1 available
336 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Hardcover. This is a complete set of 12 tall softcover volumes bound together by cord, as issued, inside a red buckram hardcover portfolio. Each vol has orange leatherette covers, 24 pages, with lessons, examples, study assignments, self quizzes, etc. ; Copyright 1935. This edition 1953. ; Contents: Vol-1, Guiding conversation. 2, Getting acquainted. 3, Overcoming irritation. 4, Too tired to talk. 5, Humor in conversation. 6, Complexes. 7, Discussing books and plays. 8, Colorful descriptions. 9, Home conversations. 10, Brief conversations. 11, Long conversations. 12, Carrying on the adventure. ; Billed as a self-improvement course for improving conversation, but in reality it is a course in fine manners: how to talk to strangers, how to disagree without being disagreeable, etc. Written by an Englishwoman, of course. ; Exterior shows light shelfwear. A few small margin marks here and there. Front cover vol-12 spotted. ; With this item you will also get 1) 4-pg leaflet with introduction to course, 2) six small envelopes containing 'Studio Talks,' as published with course. All twelve of these 'Studio Talks' are present except number 2.
Title: Ethel Cotton Course in Conversation, The, Complete in 12 Volumes : The Fascinating New Way to Win Poise, Charm, Personality
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit,
Publisher: Conversation Studies: 1953
Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 lbs
Seller ID: 18427