Rudiments of Genteel Behaviour by F. Nivelon, 1737
This guide to Genteel Behaviour is divided into two parts, one for Ladies, and the other for Gentlemen. Topics covered are how to stand, walk, bow, to give and to receive as well the proper position to hold for dancing the minuet. The text is accompanied by woodblock illustrations of each position described. “8 x 11” and is bound in a marbled wrap, with a woodblock title slip.