The rise and fall of the Victorian servant

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Gill and Macmillan, 1975 - Domestics - 221 pages
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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

If your looking for survey of the average conditions of "Being in Service" in the Victorian household this is a good buy. The prose isn't very spritely, but the excerpts are well chosen. For moderns, it's a good corrective to some deeply romantic accounts. Read full review

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User Review  - Louise Culmer - Goodreads

Very interesting book on the lives of servants in the Victorian era. The chapters cover subjects such as getting a place, the daily routine of servants, master-servant relations, social life, the ... Read full review


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