Downton Abbey

📒Exploring Downton Abbey ✍ Scott F. Stoddart

✏Book Title : Exploring Downton Abbey
✏Author : Scott F. Stoddart
✏Publisher : McFarland
✏Release Date : 2018-03-15
✏Pages : 236
✏ISBN : 9780786476886
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Exploring Downton Abbey Book Summary : The BBC television series Downton Abbey (2010-2016), highly rated in the UK, achieved cult status among American viewers, harking back to the days when serial dramas ruled the airwaves. The show's finale was one of the most watched in all of television history. This collection of new essays by British and American contributors explores how a series about life in an early 20th century English manor home resonated with American audiences. Topics include the role of the house in literature and film, the changing roles of women and the servant class, the influence of jazz and fashion, and attitudes regarding education and the class system.

📒Downton Abbey A Celebration ✍ Jessica Fellowes

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey A Celebration
✏Author : Jessica Fellowes
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Press
✏Release Date : 2015-11-10
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9781250091567
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey A Celebration Book Summary : Since the moment we first entered Downton Abbey in 1912, we have been swept away by Julian Fellowes’s evocative world of romance, intrigue, drama and tradition. Now, in 1925, as Downton Abbey prepares to close its doors for the final time, Jessica Fellowes leads us through the house and estate, reliving the iconic moments of the wonderfully aristocratic Crawley family and their servants as they navigate the emerging modern age. Travelling from Great Hall to servants’ hall, bedroom to boot room, we glimpse as we go Matthew and Isobel Crawley arriving for the first time, the death of Kemal Pamuk, Cora’s tragic miscarriage, Edith’s affair with Michael Gregson, Mary’s new haircut, Thomas and O’Brien’s scheming, Anna and Bates’s troubles with the law, and Carson’s marriage to Mrs Hughes. Alongside this will be in-depth interviews with the cast who have worked on the show for six years and know it so well, as well as a complete episode guide for the first five seasons and a teaser for the sixth. Packed full of stunning location shots and stills from all six seasons of the show including exclusive behind-the-scenes photography, this celebratory book is the ultimate gift for Downton Abbey fans the world over.

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey and Philosophy
✏Author : William Irwin
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2012-04-10
✏Pages : 99
✏ISBN : 9781118386613
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey and Philosophy Book Summary : A unique philosophical look at the hit television seriesDownton Abbey Who can resist the lure of Downton Abbey and the triumphsand travails of the Crawley family and its servants? We admireBates's sense of honor, envy Carson's steadfastness, and thrill toViolet's caustic wit. Downton Abbey and Philosophy draws onsome of history's most profound philosophical minds to delve deeplyinto the dilemmas that confront our favorite characters. WasMatthew right to push Mary away after his injury in the war? WouldLord Grantham have been justified in blocking Lady Sybil's marriageto Tom Branson? And is Thomas really such a bad person? Offers fresh and intriguing insights into your favoriteDownton Abbey characters, plot lines, and ideas Addresses many of your most pressing questions about DowntonAbbey's story and characters, such as: Should Daisy have liedto William about her feelings toward him—especially to thepoint of marrying him? Should Mr. Bates have been upfront with Annafrom the beginning about his past? Views Downton Abbey through the lens of some of the mostinfluential philosophical thinkers, from Saint Augustine and DavidHume to Immanuel Kant and John Stuart Mill Ventures upstairs and downstairs to examine key themesinvolving ethics, virtue, morality, class, feminism, the humancondition, and more Philosophical speculation awaits on every page of this essentialDownton Abbey companion. So take a seat in your personallibrary, have the butler pour a cup of tea, and start reading!

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey Original Music from the Television Series Piano Solo
✏Author : John Lunn
✏Publisher : Wise Publications
✏Release Date : 2011-10-18
✏Pages : 88
✏ISBN : 9781783236633
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey Original Music from the Television Series Piano Solo Book Summary : You've loved watching the series, now you can play the awesomely distinctive original soundtrack from Downton Abbey with this sheet music songbook, composed by the incredible John Lunn. One of the best parts of the hit television series is the expertly composed music. Written by John Lunn, he and the Chamber Orchestra of London performed it for the TV series. From that distinctive theme tune to the drama and emotion conveyed by the score, this Downton Abbey sheet music is perfect for all fans of the show as well as Piano players of all tastes. Featuring the wonderful Love And The Hunter, the exceptional Story Of My Life and the unmistakeable Downton Abbey - The Suite, this Downton Abbey sheet music will let you play all of the recognisable themes from the show while reminiscing about the key moments from the series that made us laugh and cry. As the second series premiered, Amazon listen the box sets as being the highest-selling of any other Television show. The sheer success of the series is, at least in part, due to the beautiful and moving music that accompanies the events on the small screen. All of the Heart-rending Piano pieces and achingly lovely orchestral parts are arranged here for solo Piano, so you can learn to play every part of the soundtrack as part of a performance, or just for general practice. The brilliant compositions by frequent television composer John Lunn match the tone and style of the show perfectly. He has composed for many other Television shows, notably 'Little Dorritt' and 'Waking The Dead', his musical talents contributing to the success of the release of Downton Abbey's soundtrack. With the Downton Abbey sheet music, you can learn all of the songs from one of the most popular TV series of all time. These tunes are simply ideal for playing on solo Piano, with their emotional melodies and calming chords, you'll love playing the songs from the series yourself. Song List: Downton Abbey - The SuiteLove And The HunterEmancipationStory Of My LifeFashionDamagedPreparationSuch Good LuckUs And ThemVioletA DriveAn Ideal MarriageTelegramDeceptionTitanicA Song And A DanceDid I Make The Most Of Loving You?

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey The Unofficial Guide to Seasons One and Two
✏Author : TVcaps
✏Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
✏Release Date : 2012
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9781621072010
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey The Unofficial Guide to Seasons One and Two Book Summary : Downton Abbey has quickly become an international sensation. Viewers across the world have fallen in love with the characters. The Guinness Book of World Record has called it the most critically acclaimed show on TV. This guide will help you refresh your memory about all the plots, sub-plots, and characters. The guide provides a recap of every episode (be warned of spoilers), descriptions of every major character, and a history of the shows production and origins. TVcaps is an imprint of BookCaps(tm) Study Guides. Each unofficial TV guide, recaps TV shows to help refresh your memory for what has previously happened. They feature character profiles, show history, and episode by episode recaps.

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey Series 4 Scripts official
✏Author : Julian Fellowes
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2015-12
✏Pages : 420
✏ISBN : 0007525192
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey Series 4 Scripts official Book Summary : Immerse yourself in Julian Fellowes' multi-award-winning drama. The full scripts of Series Four include previously unseen dialogue and drama. Downton Abbey has become a national phenomenon and the most successful British drama of our time. Created by Oscar-winning writer Julian Fellowes, the first series delighted viewers and reviewers alike with stellar performances, ravishing costumes and a gripping plot. Set in a grand country house during the late Edwardian era, the fourth series of Downton Abbey finds Lady Mary mourning her husband Matthew. The Series 4 scripts give readers the opportunity to read the work in more detail and study the characters, pace and themes in depth. With an introduction and commentary from Julian Fellowes, this is an invaluable insight into how he researched and crafted the world of Downton Abbey.

📒The World Of Downton Abbey ✍ Jessica Fellowes

✏Book Title : The World of Downton Abbey
✏Author : Jessica Fellowes
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Press
✏Release Date : 2011-12-06
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 9781250016201
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The World of Downton Abbey Book Summary : A lavish look at the real world--both the secret history and the behind-the-scenes drama--of the spellbinding Emmy Award-winning Masterpiece TV series Downton Abbey April 1912. The sun is rising behind Downton Abbey, a great and splendid house in a great and splendid park. So secure does it appear that it seems as if the way it represents will last for another thousand years. It won't. Millions of American viewers were enthralled by the world of Downton Abbey, the mesmerizing TV drama of the aristocratic Crawley family--and their servants--on the verge of dramatic change. On the eve of Season 2 of the TV presentation, this gorgeous book--illustrated with sketches and research from the production team, as well as on-set photographs from both seasons--takes us even deeper into that world, with fresh insights into the story and characters as well as the social history.

✏Book Title : The Wit and Wisdom of Downton Abbey
✏Author : Jessica Fellowes
✏Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
✏Release Date : 2015-10-13
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 9781250093615
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Wit and Wisdom of Downton Abbey Book Summary : "Come war and peace Downton still stands and the Crawleys are still in it." Downton Abbey is loved the world over for its fabulous costumes, beautiful scenery, wonderful characters and intricate plot lines, but what keeps millions of us coming back time after time is the stellar quality of the writing. With each stroke of his pen Julian Fellowes seems to gift us with a cuttingly dry quip from the Dowager Countess, a perfectly timed word of wisdom from Mrs Patmore or a touchingly nostalgic pronouncement from Carson. Here in The Wit and Wisdom of Downton Abbey, Jessica Fellowes has gathered together her favorite quotes from the complete Downton Abbey oeuvre to take each of us back to the most memorable moments from the show and ensure we are armed with the very best ripostes should we ever need to chastise an impertinent lady's maid.

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey and Philosophy
✏Author : Adam Barkman
✏Publisher : Open Court
✏Release Date : 2015-10-19
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9780812699128
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey and Philosophy Book Summary : In Downton Abbey and Philosophy, twenty-two professional thinkers uncover the deeper significance of this hugely popular TV saga. Millions of viewers throughout the world have been enthralled by this enactment of a vanished world of decorum and propriety, because it presents us with emotional and interpersonal problems that remain urgent for people in the twenty-first century. Why do we attach such importance to our memories and to particular places? What do war and epidemics tell us about life in peacetime and in good health? Is it healthy or harmful for people to feel that they know their place? What does Downton Abbey teach us about the changes in women’s roles since 1912? Do good manners always agree with good morals? How can everybody know what no one will talk about? What’s the justification for a class of people who pride themselves on not having a job? Should we sometimes just accept the reality of social barriers to love, and abandon the pursuit? What happens when community reinforces oppression? All of these and many other issues are discussed through a detailed examination of the actual characters and situations in Downton Abbey.

✏Book Title : Downton Abbey Script Book Season 3
✏Author : Julian Fellowes
✏Publisher : Harper Collins
✏Release Date : 2015-12-29
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 9780062241382
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Downton Abbey Script Book Season 3 Book Summary : Engross yourself in Julian Fellowes’ multi-award winning drama with the full script of Season Three, which includes previously unseen dialogue and drama as well as two 8-page color photo inserts. Downton Abbey fever is stronger than ever! The most successful British drama of our time continues to captivate viewers with its riveting storylines, stunning costumes, and unforgettable performances by its cast. With Downton Abbey’s script from Season Three—which was the most dramatic yet—fans can go behind-the-scenes to learn all of the secrets. Offering readers the opportunity to read the work in more detail and study the characters, pace and themes in depth, the scripts include an introduction, exclusive commentary, full color photos, and additional material from Julian Fellowes. Readers will be given invaluable insight into how Fellowes researched and crafted the amazing world of Downton Abbey. A must for lovers of Downtown Abbey, the scripts will enhance viewers’ experience with the award-winning show that continues to enchant its audience.