Posts Tagged ‘Downtown Abbey’

9781843589556If you’re a Downtown Abbey fan, you can “step back 100 years to the world of the pampered, privileged classes.”

iPg (Independent Book Trade) presents a “selection of Downtown Abbey related fiction and non-fiction” books they say are must-reads for DA fans.

You can enter a contest to win The Real Life Downtown Abbey on the iPg link. It is also where they provide other recommended titles.

There is a summary of each book on the same link to help you choose which ones you may fancy getting:

  1. An Edwardian Guide to Life
  2. Country House Life
  3. Her Ladyship’s Guide to Running One’s Home
  4. Her Ladyship’s Guide to the British Season
  5. Her Ladyship’s Guide to Modern Manners
  6. Her Ladyship’s Guide to the Queen’s English
  7. They Also Serve
  8. The Cook’s Tale
  9. The Maid’s Tale
  10. The Private Life of Country House
  11. The Gentleman’s Pursuits
  12. The Glory of the Garden
  13. The House of Mitford
  14. Directions to Servants
  15. A Butler’s Guide to Entertaining at Home
  16. A Butler’s Guide to Gentlemen’s Grooming
  17. A Butler’s Guide to Table Manners
  18. The Forsyte Saga

I wish I were home right now.  Our TV there has Downtown Abbey.


Linked with Time Travel Thursday at the Brambleberry Cottage.  This post is for sharing purposes only. I am not paid to blog about this contest. The photo is iPg property. I claim no ownership.


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