The Housekeeper S Tale

Author: Tessa Boase
Publisher: Aurum Press Limited
ISBN: 1781312680
Size: 79.94 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1761
Download Read Online
Delving into secret diaries, unpublished letters and the neglected service archives of our stately homes, Tessa Boase tells the extraordinary stories of five working women who ran some of Britain’s most prominent households.

The Disinherited

Author: Robert Sackville-West
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408824825
Size: 78.75 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2250
Download Read Online
It was only when the identity of the couple was revealed in the English press a fortnight later that the full story emerged.

F Is For France

Author: Piu Marie Eatwell
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250087740
Size: 27.76 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 4743
Download Read Online
Full of the richness and variety of France beyond the platitudes, including recipes and charming illustrations, F is for France is an ideal gift book and a must-read for Francophiles and anyone with an interest in French travel and culture.

A Curious Friendship

Author: Anna Thomasson
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1447245555
Size: 18.24 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 4162
Download Read Online
The story is set against the backdrop of a period that spanned the madcap parties of the 1920s, the sophistication of the 1930s and the drama and austerity of the Second World War.

The Secret Rooms

Author: Catherine Bailey
ISBN: 9781410468628
Size: 55.72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 3935
Download Read Online
After opening a room in a wealthy British estate that had been sealed for 60 years, a historian discusses the intrigue surrounding the death of the Ninth Duke of Rutland and why he erased portions of his life from all family records. ...

The Trials Of The King Of Hampshire

Author: Elizabeth Foyster
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780749619
Size: 61.31 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 5196
Download Read Online
Elizabeth Foyster invites us into Freemasons’ Hall for the most extraordinary, expensive and controversial British insanity trial ever heard.