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The Official Preppy Handbook


Price: $25.00

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Edited by Lisa Birnbach.

From the book cover:

"Look, Muffy, a book for us."

The first guide to The Tradition.  Mannerisms, Etiquette, Dress Codes, The Family.  How To Be Really Top Drawer.  The Legacy of Good Taste, Proper Breeding & The Right Nickname.

The Schools.  Boarding vs. Day, Coed vs. Single-Sex, Chapel, Lights-Out, Dining Halls and Study Halls.  A Sampling of Mottoes and Memorabilia.  The Importance of Getting Kicked Out.

The Crucial Element.  Top-Siders, Loafers, Tassles. Cuffs a Must.  The Sock Controversy.

Winning with Ease and Losing with Grace.  Lacrosse, Squash, Crew, and Field Hockey.  The Sailing Scene.  Flotillas, Regattas, Yachts and Yacht Clubs.  The Sporting Life.  Tally Ho!

Essays on:

THE VIRTUES OF PINK & GREEN

REGULATING THE CASH FLOW

ORIGINS OF THE PREP SCHOOL

THE OLD BOY NETWORK

CLUBS AT THE BIG THREE

BASIC BODY TYPES

  • W 5.5 in x H 8.25 in.
  • Out of print.