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Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

LADY ALMINA AND THE REAL DOWNTON ABBEY tells the story behind Highclere Castle, the reallife inspiration and setting for Julian Fellowes's Emmy Awardwinning PBS show, and the life of one of its most famous inhabitants, Lady Almina, the 5th Countess of Carnarvon. Drawing on a rich store of materials from the archives of Highclere Castle, including diaries, letters and photographs, the current Lady ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

LADY ALMINA AND THE REAL DOWNTON ABBEY tells the story behind Highclere Castle, the reallife inspiration for the hit PBS show Downton Abbey, and the life of one of its most famous inhabitants, Lady Almina, the 5th Countess of Carnarvon and the basis of the fictional character Lady Cora Crawley. Drawing on a rich store of materials from the archives of Highclere Castle, including diaries, letters ... Read full review

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User Review  - pennsylady - LibraryThing

With Lady Almina's presence, the doors of Highclere Castle are opened to tend the wounded of WW1. "The story is described as an inspiring and revealing picture of the woman at the center of the history of Highclere Castle." 7 audio discs Read full review

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