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Climbing the stairs : further tales of a 1920s kitchen maid

Author: Margaret Powell
Publisher: London : Pan Books, 2011. ©1969
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The only escape from being a kitchen maid is to get married, but with just one evening off a week, Margaret has no time to lose. Her initial prospects are hardly the stuff of dreams, but then she meets Albert the milkman. Having spent their whole lives serving others, can they start to figure out what they want for themselves?
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Margaret Powell; Margaret Powell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Powell
ISBN: 9781447201960 1447201965
OCLC Number: 751748682
Notes: Originally published: London : Peter Davies, Ltd., 1969.
Description: 198 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Powell.

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Working below stairs in 1920s London, sixteen-year-old Margaret's mind turns to finding a man. But it's hard to look beguiling when you're elbow deep in dishwater. . .  Read more...

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