Cobwebs and Cream Teas

Cobwebs and Cream Teas : Year in the Life of a National Trust House

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When Mary Mackie s husband became Houseman at Felbrigg Hall, one of the stately homes of Britain's National Trust, she suddenly found herself Assistant Drain-Clearer, Doorbell-Answerer, Flower Arranger, and Rodent Exterminator. Butbalancing all the hard work were the exciting discoveries and the certainty that life would never be dull again."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 14mm | 181.44g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • line drawings
  • 075283410X
  • 9780752834108
  • 1,214,113

About Mary MacKie

Mary Mackie was born in Lincoln during the Second World War. After leaving school she worked as an accounts clerk before she met and married her husband Chris, who was in the R.A.F. They spent some years in Berlin and West Germany and it was there that she began her career as a writer. She has had 60 books published, mostly romantic novels. Her second book about life in a National Trust House, DRY ROT AND DAFFODILS, is also published by Orion. Her husband was the Administrator of Felbrigg Hall in Norfolk.show more

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