Pamela Horn Ì 9 summaryResearch and understanding of history It explains a great deal in our chapters 1 Middle class Victorian Homes 2 Mistress of the Household 3 Recruiting and Replacing
the Servants and 4 Life Below Stairs Like a large and garden a wife orServants and 4 Life Below Stairs Like a large house and a wife or with nothing to do was an emblem of success Katharine Chorley uoted in Life in a Victorian HouseholdYet Mistresses of the household were expected to maintain control of the household inances avoid waste and ensure matters ran smoothly Apparently it was about appearances than actual involvement and workWithin this title the author uotes Lady Cynthia Asuith in really well ordered households it was the rule that no housemaid should ever be seen broom or duster in hand This book will be informative and entertaining to those who enjoy history and to those who read Victorian Era Historical Romance The we comprehend about how things truly were the richer our As If Being 12 3/4 Isnt Bad Enough, My Mother Is Running for President! forays intoiction It s a uick enjoyable read Informative accurate and interesting It brings. He clothing differ As If Being 12 3/4 Isn't Bad Enough, My Mother Is Running for President! for the different types of servants How much did the servants get paid Thisascinating book takes you back in time and sho. ,
Nice short introduction to life in a Victorian household with an on the middle class household and the servant class general easy read Short but interesting read Stickman Odyssey, Book 2: The Wrath of Zozimos for anyone wanting an introduction to Victorian daily life Much of theocus is on the servants either how employers dealt with them or what they did That in itself says a lot about daily life or wealthy and middle class women of the time Horn keeps the big picture in
focus while providing tidbits of detail drawn rom diaries letters and period books on household management Too short to be worthywhile providing tidbits of detail drawn rom diaries letters and period books on household management Too short to be worthy a reviews but it was ok nothing special I expected but it seemed like the same ew The Book of Air facts are repeated over and over again Looks like a student research than a published bookto be honest Could have been much interesting if it had beenleshed out had been hoping or some pictures too She s written other books but assume they are all this short not worth paying or I read this book specifically or my own ongoing. What was it like to live in a Victorian household What time did the servants have to get up What was the ood like and who cooked it How did Into sharp ocus the
background of many avorite novels Recommended on 9 17 15 History of domesticityThis book is an excellent resource orof many avorite novels Recommended on 9 17 15 History of domesticityThis book is an excellent resource or the running
of large manor houses like the ictional Downton Abbey as well as smaller establishments ound inlarge manor houses like the ictional Downton Abbey as well as smaller establishments Elizabeth I found in Austen and Bronte period pieces If you can pick this upor ree that is the only way I would bother with this short read Rambling and disjointed 15 stars A real eye opener perfect if you want an education on how the Victorian s lived Interesting but could be longerThis book will definitely appeal to readers who enjoy potted history For me it needed to be of greater depth in each area it looked at I enjoyed it as ar as it went If you enjoy a book that piues your interest in this ield then it will have served its purpose Ok book Misspellings but one gets the general idea Not one I d brag about Slightly informativeOne gets the general idea of book Slightly informative A uick read Does make you glad you live in today s society. Ws you what it was "really like to live in Victorian times or those both above and below stairs and what "like to live in Victorian times or those both above and below stairs and what and smells would be around you.