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Author Barnes, Justyn, author.

Title Downton Abbey rules for household staff / [Justyn Barnes].

Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    640.46 BAR    Will be deleted
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description vii, 117 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Foreword by Charles Carson.
"First published in Great Britain by Headline Publishing Group, an Hachette UK Company"--Title page verso.
Edition published in Great Britain identifies Justyn Barnes as the author.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 117).
Contents The hierarchy of staff -- Butler -- Royal visits -- Housekeeper -- Specific notes pertaining to house parties -- Valet -- Lady's maid -- Particular advice for female servants on posture & carriage -- Cook -- Assistant cook & kitchen maid -- Useful notes for all kitchen staff -- Footman -- First aid, medicinal drinks & curatives -- Housemaid.
Summary "Containing the most approved directions and guidance for staff in every station within the household in order to discharge their duties correctly & with efficiency, with particular instructions for the butler, housekeeper, cook, valet. lady's maid, footman, housemaid, kitchen staff, and including useful information on tried and tested methods for all."
Subject Downton Abbey (Television program)
Household employees -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Home economics -- Great Britain -- Miscellanea.
Home economics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Household employees in literature.
Aristocracy (Social class) in literature.
Country homes -- Great Britain -- Miscellanea.
Country homes in literature.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Added Title Rules for household staff
ISBN 9781250066329 (hardcover)
1250066328 (hardcover)

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