“Stylish entertaining, etiquette and the art of good housekeeping. Read this book and you will become the chicest domestic expert around.” —Metro
In a clear, straightforward style, Charles MacPherson lays out the essentials of entertaining and household management in this beautifully illustrated style, etiquette and entertainment guide. For anyone who rents or owns–be it a small urban condo or a lavish country estate–The Butler Speaks includes everything you need to know to simplify, organize and care for your home. It also offers modern advice on personal style and etiquette–how to receive guests; present your business card; make polite dinner conversation– and advice on entertaining at home–how to make a cheese plate; hold your cutlery; set a table–all with the flair, charm and unpretentious grace of the butler.