A lavish look at the real world--both the secret history and the behind-the-scenes drama--of the spellbinding Emmy Award-winning Masterpiece TV series Downton Abbey
April 1912. The sun is rising behind Downton Abbey, a great and splendid house in a great and splendid park. So secure does it appear that it seems as if the way it represents will last for another thousand years. It won't.
Millions of American viewers were enthralled by the world of Downton Abbey, the mesmerizing TV drama of the aristocratic Crawley family--and their servants--on the verge of dramatic change. On the eve of Season 2 of the TV presentation, this gorgeous book--illustrated with sketches and research from the production team, as well as on-set photographs from both seasons--takes us even deeper into that world, with fresh insights into the story and characters as well as the social history.
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If you're a fan of the Emmy Award-winning PBS Masterpiece series Downton Abbey and are still suffering from the withdrawal pangs that set in at the conclusion of Season 2, there is a cure.Apr 13 2012 | Read Full Review of The World of Downton Abbey
Devoted fans will pore over the photos of the actors in costume and chapters on Family Life, Society, Change, Life in Service, Style, House & Estate, Romance, and War.Mar 05 2012 | Read Full Review of The World of Downton Abbey
– you can even watch the full first season online (see it here), as well as second season episodes as they become available!.Jan 11 2012 | Read Full Review of The World of Downton Abbey
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