Old maid's paradise

Author: Elizabeth Stuart Phelps

Publisher: N.A



Page: 195

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One Maid’s Mischief

Author: George Manville Fenn

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3752328770

Category: Fiction

Page: 528

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Reproduction of the original: One Maid’s Mischief by George Manville Fenn

The Maid's Secret

Author: Val Wood

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473508207

Category: Fiction

Page: 56

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An exclusive short story from the much-loved author Val Wood The truth could change the lives of all those around her . . . Ellen has worked as a servant girl since she was twelve – her mother had always taught her that she must earn her own keep until she finds someone to marry. After a year of back-breaking work, a chance encounter leads her to a new position as kitchen maid at Hart Holme Manor – the grandest estate around for miles. There, against the wishes of the household, she befriends the owners’ son, Christopher. If the true nature of their closeness were ever revealed it could not only jeopardise both Christopher and Ellen’s positions, but carry consequences that could affect the rest of their lives . . . If you enjoy books by Katie Flynn and Dilly Court, you'll love Val's heartwarming stories of triumph over adversity.

Maid to Order in Hong Kong

Author: Nicole Constable

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 9780801483820

Category: Social Science

Page: 230

View: 7486

The forms of discipline range from physical abuse to intrusive regulations including restrictions on hair length and the prohibition of lipstick.