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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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Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Bess Eckstein - Goodreads

The premise was so interesting to me and I really wanted to like it, but I got about 15 pages in and just couldn't go a step further. I think it was the style of writing - I'm not saying it's poorly ... Read full review

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