Watching Downton Abbey?

The British Edwardian costume drama has proved to be a smash hit, showing on PBS stations here in America. The library currently owns Season 1.

Downton Abbey Season 1 DVD

 

If you're interested in more information about the show or similar entertainment, try these:

About the Show  
PBS Downton Abbey website
Interview with the show's creator, Julian Fellowes
Mrs. Beeton's Book of Houshold Management - The source for the Abbey's food and dining

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Howards End DVD Period drama of class conflict in England at the beginning of the 20th century.
Upstairs Downstairs DVD The 2010 update of the classic 70s British story of the lives of an aristocratic family and their servants. Takes place about 20 years later than Downton Abbey but deals with similar themes.
Vintage Jewelry Design This book chronicles over 100s years of jewelry design, including the opulent designs featured on the show.

 

 

 

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