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Title The Duchess of Duke Street. Series 2 [videorecording] / a production of the BBC and Time-Life Films ; created and produced by John Hawkesworth ; written by Julia Jones, Jeremy Paul, Rosemary Anne Sisson [and others] ; directed by Bill Bain, Cyril Coke, Simon Langton and Gerry Mill.

Imprint Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, ©2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    DUC-2    DUE 07-02-19
Description 5 videodiscs (approximately 829 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD; 4:3 full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Cast Gemma Jones, Christopher Cazenove.
Note Based on the true story of Rosa Lewis.
Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1977.
Contains all 16 episodes from the second series.
Summary The final episodes follow the indomitable heroine through the turmoil and terror of World War I to the 1920s. Based on a true story of Rosa Lewis, a culinary genius and the owner of London's Cavendish Hotel.
Contents Volume 1: Episode 1: Family matters ; Episode 2: Poor Catullus ; Episode 3: A lesson in manners ; Episode 4: Winter lament -- Volume 2: Episode 5: The passing show ; Episode 6: Your country needs you ; Episode 7: The patriots -- Volume 3: Episode 8: The reluctant warrior ; Episode 9: Tea and a wad ; Episode 10: Shadows -- Volume 4: Episode 11: Where there's a will ; Episode 12: The legion of the living ; Episode 13: Lottie -- Volume 5: Episode 14: Blossom time ; Episode 15: Poor little rich girl ; Episode 16: Ain't we got fun.
Note Special features: A biography of Rosa Lewis; Cast filmographies.
Subject Businesswomen -- England -- London -- Drama.
Hotels -- England -- London -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Billeting -- England -- London -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodrama, English.
War television programs.
War television programs.
Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Bain, Bill.
Coke, Cyril.
Langton, Simon.
Mill, Gerry.
Jones, Gemma.
Cazenove, Christopher.
Hawkesworth, John.
Lewis, Rosa.
Acorn Media (Firm)
Added Title Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
ISBN 9781598289510
Standard No. 054961895199
Music No. AMP-8951 Acorn Media

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