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The secret countess

Author: Eva Ibbotson
Publisher: London Macmillan, 2015. ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 2015 editionView all editions and formats
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Anna, a young countess, has lived in the glittering city of St Petersburg all her life in an ice-blue palace overlooking the River Neva. But when revolution tears Russia apart, her now-penniless family is forced to flee to England. Armed with an out-of-date book on housekeeping, Anna determines to become a housemaid and she finds work at the Earl of Westerholme's crumbling but magnificent mansion. The staff and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Ibbotson
ISBN: 9781447280101 1447280105
OCLC Number: 908372651
Notes: First published 1981 by Macdonald Putura as 'A countess below stairs'- t.p. verso.
Description: 343 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Eva Ibbotson.

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By the award-winning and bestselling author of Journey to the River Sea, a novel that sings with characteristic Ibbotson warmth and wit.  Read more...

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