Coupon
Toasts & Tributes : A Gentleman's Guide to Personal Correspondence and the Noble Tradition of the Toast
by John Bridges and Bryan Curtis


Overview -

Perhaps he's been asked to say a few words at his collegeroommate's engagement party. Maybe he's at a family cookout, toasting hissister's recent law school graduation. Have his parents reached a milestoneanniversary that deserves a son's perspective?  Read more...


 
Hardcover - Revised Ed.
  • $16.99
Add to Cart
+ Add to Wishlist
If you order this item now, it will not delay the rest of your order.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 14 copies from $5.61
 
 
 

More About Toasts & Tributes by John Bridges; Bryan Curtis
 
 
 
Overview

Perhaps he's been asked to say a few words at his collegeroommate's engagement party. Maybe he's at a family cookout, toasting hissister's recent law school graduation. Have his parents reached a milestoneanniversary that deserves a son's perspective? Is his professional mentorretiring after decades as a leader in his field? Throughout his adult life, a man encountersthose occasions that depend on his ability to distill the emotions of themoment into a toast, a letter, or perhaps just a few words of gratitude.

John Bridges and Bryan Curtis call on their trademark wit toillustrate the skill of meaningful expression and show how to avoid those cliches, awkward jokes, and rambling speeches that threaten to derail the mood of anyoccasion. Learn how to keep your "just a few words" as succinct as possible, whichrare occasions are suitable for an e-mail, and the proper way to give a toast everyonewill remember.


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781401604677
  • ISBN-10: 1401604676
  • Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc
  • Publish Date: January 2012
  • Page Count: 149
  • Dimensions: 0.75 x 5.25 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.58 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Reference > Etiquette
Books > Language Arts & Disciplines > Public Speaking
Books > Language Arts & Disciplines > Composition & Creative Writing - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews