Masterpiece Theatre - Secret Life of Mrs. Beeton
Title: Masterpiece Theatre - Secret Life of Mrs. Beeton
Author: DRA DVD SEC / NOT RATED
Based on the life of Isabella Beeton, author of Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management and the most famous cookbook author in British history. Isabella was an accomplished business woman who died when she was only 28. Traces Isabella’s transformation from young wife, to magazine journalist, to publishing phenomenon. Find out how a woman who couldn’t cook ended up producing the world’s most famous recipe book.
Just as Nigella Lawson and Martha Stewart have turned Americans and Britons into nations of wannabe domestic goddesses, the Victorians had their own preacher in the shape of Mrs. Isabella Beeton.