It’s 1882 - a time of prosperity in the upper echelons of high society. Young Marian Brook (Louisa Jacobson) moves from rural Pennsylvania to New York City to live with her old-money aunts. Marian becomes enmeshed in a social war between one of her aunts and a ruthless railroad tycoon and his ambitious wife. Exposed to a world on the brink of the modern age, will Marian follow the established rules of society, or forge her own path? Created by Julian Fellowes. 9 episodes, 3 DVDs.