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A death in the family [electronic resource] / Caroline Dunford.

Dunford, Caroline. (Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781681466088 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1681466082 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Accent Press : 2013.

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Summary, etc.: December 1909 the Very Rev Joshia Martins expires in a dish of mutton and onions leaving his family on the brink of destitution. Abandoned by her noble grandfather, Joshia's daughter, the eighteen year old Euphemia, takes it on herself to provide for her mother and little brother by entering service. She's young, fit, intelligent, a little naive and assumes the life of a maid won't be too demanding. However, on her first day at the unhappy home of Lord Stapleford she discovers a dead body. Euphemia's innate sense of justice has her prying where no servant should look and uncovering some Stapleford secrets...
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Subject: Women household employees > Fiction.
Electronic books.
Great Britain > Social conditions > 20th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Edward VII, 1901-1910 > Fiction.

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