George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation (Little Books of Wisdom)George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation (Little Books of Wisdom)
George Washington
Copied out by hand as a young man aspiring to the status of Gentleman, George Washington's 110 rules were based on a set of rules composed by French Jesuits in 1595. The first English edition of these rules was available in Francis Hawkins' Youths Behavior, or Decency in Conversation Amongst Men, which appeared in 1640, and it is from work that Was ...
Number of pages: 36 | Publication Date: 1989-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781557091031

George Washington's Rules to Live ByGeorge Washington's Rules to Live By
George Washington
This innovative gift book allows kids to peek into the mind of George Washington and the more than 100 lessons by which he lived his life. Modern translations and hilarious caricature illustrations provide a lighthearted and fun way to learn about history and good manners at the same time. Featuring the Rules of Civility that George Washington lea ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2014-01-07 | ISBN-13: 9781426315008

Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and ConversationRules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation
George Washington
Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation began as a school exercise in 1744 for George Washington, who became the first president of the United States of America.  Washington copied a translation of these rules by Francis Hawkins’, which was first published in England around 1640.The majority of the 110 rules originated fr ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-04-22 | ISBN-13: 9781680920604

George Washington's Rules of CivilityGeorge Washington's Rules of Civility
by George Washington, Moncure D. Conway
As a schoolboy in Virginia, George Washington took his first steps toward greatness by hand copying a list of 110 "Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation." Based on a 16th-century set of precepts compiled for young gentlemen by Jesuit instructors, the Rules of Civility were one of the earliest and most powerful forces to sh ...
Number of pages: 84 | Publication Date: 2014-08-14 | ISBN-13: 9781627556316

George Catlin and His Indian GalleryGeorge Catlin and His Indian Gallery
by George Catlin, Brian W. Dippie, George Gurney, Smithsonian American Art Museum
From the foremost collection of the artist's work, a remarkable portrait of Native American life. In 1832, George Catlin―showman, entrepreneur, and artist―made the first of four trips into Indian country, painting as he went, in a wonderfully spontaneous, if somewhat naive style. His ambition was to paint every tribe. He fell short. But what he ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2002-10 | ISBN-13: 9780393052176

Grant Practices Math with MannersGrant Practices Math with Manners
Nadvia Davis
After Grant purchases, a box of his favorite cereal with a $5-dollar bill, he receives his change and a receipt. Upon leaving the grocery store, Grant is made aware by his Mom Ella that he received incorrect change from the cashier. This story shares Grant’s experience of counting basic money, overcoming fear and practicing his everyday manners a ...
Number of pages: 30 | Publication Date: 2019-04-15 | ISBN-13: 9780578498614

Manners on the Playground (Way To Be!Manners on the Playground (Way To Be!
Carrie Lynn Finn
Why do you have to take turns on the swings? Find out how good manners make the playground safe and fun for everyone. ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2007-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9781404835597

Men, Women & Manners in Colonial TimesMen, Women & Manners in Colonial Times
Sydney George Fisher
“In travelling from Massachusetts to the Carolinas one passed through communities of such distinct individuality that they were almost like different nations,” writes author Sidney George Fisher in his preface to Men, Women & Manners in Colonial Times, in which he presented the history and culture of colonial America to his Gilded Age contempora ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2015-01-20 | ISBN-13: 9781629145020

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