Upstairs & Downstairs

Upstairs & Downstairs

An Illustrated Guide to the Real World of Downton Abbey

Book - 2011
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Sterling
This beautifully illustrated book takes readers on a guided tour of a single day in an upper-crust English home of the Edwardian era. Starting with the servants hard at work while the family is still abed, and culminating in a lavish dinner party, Upstairs & Downstairs lifts the curtain on this fascinating period, as well as its historical bookends, the Victorian and post-World War I eras. Includes accounts from actual masters and servants, along with feature spreads on famous figures like Winston Churchill and Virginia Woolf.


Baker & Taylor
A fan's guided tour of a single day in an upper-crust, Edwardian-era English manor begins with the work of servants before the family rises and culminates in a lavish dinner party, in a photographic reference that is complemented by historical information, accounts by real masters and servants and profiles of famous individuals including Winston Churchill and Virginia Woolf. TV tie-in.

Gardners
Takes you on a journey through the day in the life of the workings of homes during the Edwardian era. Starting with the work done by the servants before the family had even started to stir and culminating with the preparation and sophistication of a dinner party, this title reveals the secret histories of the people and the houses themselves.

Baker
& Taylor

A tour of a day in an Edwardian-era manor begins with the work of servants and culminates in a dinner party, in a text containing accounts from masters and servants and profiles of such individuals as Winston Churchill and Virginia Woolf.

Publisher: London : Carlton Books, c2011
Description: 128 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781847327901
Branch Call Number: 941.0823 War

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