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The Resource The housekeeper's tale : the women who really ran the English country house, Tessa Boase

The housekeeper's tale : the women who really ran the English country house, Tessa Boase

Label
The housekeeper's tale : the women who really ran the English country house
Title
The housekeeper's tale
Title remainder
the women who really ran the English country house
Statement of responsibility
Tessa Boase
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An historical account of the most important person in the country house - the housekeeper. The social life of the country house above and below stairs has been brought back to life by 'Downtown Abbey' and the revival of 'Upstairs/Downstairs'. This book tells the story of the real lives of the housekeepers, showing the individual tragedies, overturning the myth
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Boase, Tessa
Dewey number
  • 640.9'22'41
  • 640.92241
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housekeepers
  • Country homes
  • Housekeeping
  • Housekeeping
  • House and Home
Label
The housekeeper's tale : the women who really ran the English country house, Tessa Boase
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781781314104
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781781314104
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
The housekeeper's tale : the women who really ran the English country house, Tessa Boase
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781781314104
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781781314104
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

Library Locations

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      51.5336694 -0.1724533
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