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The Resource Downton Abbey rules for household staff, [Justyn Barnes]

Downton Abbey rules for household staff, [Justyn Barnes]

Label
Downton Abbey rules for household staff
Title
Downton Abbey rules for household staff
Statement of responsibility
[Justyn Barnes]
Title variation
Rules for household staff
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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."
  • Downton Abbey may be fictional, but the hierarchy and high standards expected of the staff were typical of the early twentieth century manor household. This guide contains instruction for the staff, and is designed to help them understand their place in upholding the high standards of the household
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barnes, Justyn
Dewey number
640/.46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • TX331
  • TX331
LC item number
  • .B374 2014
  • .D69 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Household employees
  • Home economics
  • Home economics
  • Household employees in literature
  • Aristocracy (Social class) in literature
  • Country homes
  • Country homes in literature
  • Aristocracy (Social class) in literature
  • Country homes
  • Country homes in literature
  • Home economics
  • Household employees
  • Household employees in literature
  • Manners and customs
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Downton Abbey rules for household staff, [Justyn Barnes]
Instantiates
Publication
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 note
Includes bibliographical references (page 117)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
vii, 117 pages
Isbn
9781250066329
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890792981
  • (OCoLC)ocn890792981
Label
Downton Abbey rules for household staff, [Justyn Barnes]
Publication
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 note
Includes bibliographical references (page 117)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
vii, 117 pages
Isbn
9781250066329
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890792981
  • (OCoLC)ocn890792981

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