Guests Or, How to Survive Hospitality

ISBN-10: 0061706418
ISBN-13: 9780061706417
Authors: Russell Lynes
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This humorous and kind-hearted little tome examines the various facets of topics pertaining to 'guests.' Featuring anecdotes, caricatures and cultural asides, Russell provides notes on the perils one is likely to face during a social engagement.

Author bio:

Russell Lynes (1910-1991) was an art historian, cultural critic, author, photographer, and managing editor of Harper's Magazine . His articles for Harper's and Life in 1949 made parsing American culture into highbrow, upper or lower middlebrow, and lowbrow a national pastime. He wrote many books, including Snobs and The Tastemakers .


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Binding: Paperback Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 96 Dimensions: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 0.25" tall Weight: 0.132 lbs. Language: English