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Etiquette Collection

Etiquette Collections at Schlesinger Library

The Schlesinger Library has an extensive collection of materials related to etiquette - that is, the rules pertaining to and expectations for behavior in the home and in society. 

Use the links to the left to explore books from the etiquette collection related to social etiquette, letter writing, health and hygiene, home economics, and child rearing.


Books on Dancing, Dining, and Special Occasions

The following list features books related to etiquette during dining, dancing, and other special social events. Please note that this list is not exhaustive, and that many of these materials have been digitized and are available online.