Minding the Manor: The Memoir of a 1930s English Kitchen Maid

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Product Details
Price
$18.95  $17.62
Publisher
Lyons Press
Publish Date
Pages
353
Dimensions
5.5 X 1.2 X 7.9 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780762796830
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About the Author
Born in 1916, Mollie Moran is now ninety-seven and lives by the seafront in Bournemouth. She regularly hosts Scrabble parties and cooks for up to twenty-five people. Mollie grew up in Norfolk, and was sent to London as a scullery maid at the age of 14.
Reviews
"If you love Downton, this is right up your street!" --Closer "A lovely story" --Daily Mail "This evocative memoir... provides a fascinating insight into a world that has long since disappeared" --The Sun "I was completely absorbed reading Mollie's fascinating life story. " --Bookbag "A vivid, entertaining and human glimpse into life in service during the 1930s complete with recipes, tips and photos. " --My Weekly "Lively, evocative and wonderfully perceptive and intelligent memoir. . . . Her amazing and inspirational story is one that should not be missed. . . . " --Pam Norfolk, The Blackpool Gazette "A fascinating insight into the vanished world of household drudgery and high times before the outbreak of the second world war. " --Nick Cole, Scunthorpe Telegraph