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The Resource Below stairs : the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey, by Margaret Powell

Below stairs : the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey, by Margaret Powell

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Below stairs : the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey
Title
Below stairs
Title remainder
the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey
Statement of responsibility
by Margaret Powell
Title variation
Below stairs
Title variation remainder
the classic kitchen maids memoir that inspired "Upstairs, downstairs" and "Downton Abbey"
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The remarkable true story of Margaret Powell, who arrived at the servant's entrance in the 1920s as a kitchen maid and entered an entirely new world. Margaret's tales of her time in service are told with wit, warmth, and a sharp eye in this fascinating portrait of life in Downton Abbey and 165 Eaton Place
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Summary
Chronicles the experiences of a 1920s maid working in the great houses of England, detailing the disparate lives of the upper class and their servants, the class struggles inherent in the relationship, and daily life as a servant
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10035445
Cataloging source
DLC
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1907-1984
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Powell, Margaret
Dewey number
  • 641.5092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX649.P68
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
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  • Powell, Margaret
  • Cooks
  • Working class women
  • Rich people
Target audience
adult
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the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired "Upstairs, downstairs" and "Downton Abbey"
Label
Below stairs : the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey, by Margaret Powell
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20071128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781410458919
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013004854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Below stairs : the classic kitchen maid's memoir that inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey, by Margaret Powell
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20071128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781410458919
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013004854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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