Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey free pdf Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey tells the story behind Highclere Castle, the real-life inspiration and setting for Julian Fellowes's Emmy Award-winning PBS show, and the life of one of its most famous inhabitants: Lady Almina, the fifth Countess of Carnarvon. Drawing on a rich store of materials from the archives of Highclere Castle, including diaries, letters, and photographs, the current Lady Carnarvon has written a transporting story of this fabled home on the brink of war. Much like her Masterpiece Classic counterpart Lady Cora Crawley, Lady Almina was the daughter of a wealthy industrialist, Alfred de Rothschild, who married his daughter off at a young age, her dowry serving as the crucial link in the effort to preserve the Earl of Carnarvon's ancestral home. Throwing open the doors of Highclere Castle to tend to the wounded of World War I, Lady Almina distinguished herself as a brave and remarkable woman. This rich tale contrasts the splendor of Edwardian life in a great house against the backdrop of the First World War and offers an inspiring and revealing picture of the woman at the center of the history of Highclere Castle.

About Countess of Carnarvon

Sad to say, at the moment we simply can't present you with information regarding the Founder Countess of Carnarvon. However does not necessarily mean that we are unsuccessful on the selection. In addition we consult you allow us to within this subject. When you have free time and desire will probably immensely get pleasure from should you tell us all your details. Any time receiving such opinions and information via consumers in regards to the Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey Writer Countess of Carnarvon, we all initially her look at. Once we make certain that most accurate, simply just post that. Many of us can see this enable and many thanks ahead of time.

Details Book

Author : Countess of Carnarvon
Publisher : Tantor Media, Inc
Data Published : 19 March 2012
ISBN : 1452636842
EAN : 9781452636849
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download