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The compleat gentleman

Geoffrey Beard

The compleat gentleman

five centuries of aristocratic life

by Geoffrey Beard

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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination224p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24960085M
ISBN 100847814688

The compleat gentleman or, A description of the several qualifications, both natural and acquired, that are necessary to form a great man. by Baltasar Gracián y Morales. Published by Printed for T. Osborne in London. Written in EnglishPages:   Three masculine archetypes emerge-the warrior, the lover, and the monk or scholar-and combine in the character of the compleat gentleman, who always practices his virtues with the discretion, decorum, and nonchalance that the Renaissance called sprezzatura, and we call cool. ADVERTISEMENT. Publish your book with B&: Brad Miner.

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The Compleat Gentleman: A Modern Man’s Guide to Chivalry. Pir Zia Inayat-Khan. A Review of The Compleat Gentleman: A Modern Man’s Guide to Chivalry by Brad Miner (Spence Publishing Company, ). When asked to explain the mission of Seven Pillars, I generally begin by outlining the four core areas. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Peacham. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Original t.p. reads: The compleat gentleman, fashioning him absolute in the most necessary & commendable qualities concerning minde or bodie that may be required in a noble gentlema. Imprinted at London for Francis Constable and are to bee.


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The Compleat Gentleman. by Henry Peacham; London: R. Thrale, Our first book of manners that teaches "the most commendable qualities that are requisite in every Noble or Gentleman," to quote the introduction.

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