Popular Downton Abbey TV Series Spawns New Books, Including Mrs. Patmore’s Guide to Cankles and Moribund Lady Parts

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Downton AbbeyThe Brit melodrama “Downton Abbey” has spawned countless spoofs. So it’s no surprise a cookbook,  liberally seasoned with the Crawleys and their cadre of servants, would surface. Noted on its cover: “This book is unofficial and unauthorized. It is not authorized, approved, licensed or endorsed by Carnival Film & Television Ltd., its writers or producers or any of its licensees.” Fans of the show will enjoy the name dropping and references to the first two seasons, from Mrs. Patmore’s Dropped Roasted Chicken to the Upstairs Anchovy-Onion Tarts. (read more at the Chicago Tribune)