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Book of Martha

By DOWDALL, the Hon. Mrs Mary Frances

subjects: servants, relations with employers, narratives,

  • 1. The book of Martha / by the Hon Mrs. Dowdall / with a frontispiece by Augustus John.
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    The narrative describes the author's own experiences of managing servants. Augustus John's frontispiece shows a worried housewife beset by tradesmen, children and domestic servants.

Frontispiece from The book of Martha