Downton Abbey withdrawal
OK Downton lovers. If you haven’t had enough of Lord Grantham running Downton into the ground, you might try these, all owned by GFJ (along with the first three seasons of Downton):
Bentley, Nicolas. Edwardian album: a photographic excursion into a lost age.
Carnarvon, Countess of. Lady Almina & the real Downton Abbey
Fellows, Jessica. The chronicles of Downton Abbey.
Fellows, Jessica. The world of Downton Abbey.
Maloney, Alison. Below stairs: true lives of Edwardian servants
Powell, Margaret. Below stairs: the classic kitchen maid’s memoir that inspired “Upstairs Downstairs” and “Downton Abbey.”
Powell, Margaret. Servant’s hall: a real life “Upstairs Downstairs” romance.
Waugh, Evelyn. Brideshead revisited.
Secrets of the manor house: inside British country homes in the early 1900’s
Remains of the day.
Room with a view.
Upstairs Downstairs (the original and the recent sequels)