Even though men, as a rule, are loath to seek out advice (the same chromosomal glitch that prevents them from asking for directions), book publishers continue to put out a never-ending parade of man manuals, husband handbooks and guy guides destined to be given as gifts or dropped as heavy hints.
Glenn O’Brien’s How to Be a Man: A Guide to Style and behaviour for the Modern Gentleman (Rizzoli), with illustrations by Jean-Philippe Delhomme, might be one of the few in the canon that a guy would actually enjoy…if he can get past the title’s insinuated insult.
NOW WATCH: Executive Life videos
Business Insider Emails & Alerts
Site highlights each day to your inbox.