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The Resource Bertie : a life of Edward VII, Jane Ridley

Bertie : a life of Edward VII, Jane Ridley

Label
Bertie : a life of Edward VII
Title
Bertie
Title remainder
a life of Edward VII
Statement of responsibility
Jane Ridley
Title variation
Heir apparent
Title variation remainder
a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the eventful life of Queen Victoria's firstborn son, the quintessential black sheep of Buckingham Palace, who matured into as wise and effective a monarch as Britain has ever seen
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ridley, Jane
Dewey number
941.0823092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA567
LC item number
.R53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edward
  • Edward
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Bertie : a life of Edward VII, Jane Ridley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The eighty-nine steps -- Youth. -- Victoria and Albert 1841 -- "Our poor strange boy" 1841-1856 -- "Neither fish nor flesh" 1856-1860 -- Bertie's fall 1861 -- Marriage 1861-1863 -- "Totally totally unfit ... for ever becoming king" 1863-1865 -- Alix's knee 1865-1867 -- Marlborough House and Harriett Mordaunt 1868-1870 -- Annus horribilis 1870-1871 -- Expanding middle. -- Resurrection? 1871-1875 -- India 1875-1876 -- The Aylesford scandal 1876 -- Lillie Langtry 1877-1878 -- Prince Hal 1878-1881 -- Prince of Pleasure 1881-1887 -- William 1887-1889 -- Scandal 1889-1890 -- Nemesis 1890-1892 -- Daisy Warwick 1892-1896 -- "We are all in God's hands" 1897-1901 -- King -- King Edward the Caresser 1901-1902 -- "Edward the Confessor number two" 1902 -- King Edward the peacemaker 1903-1905 -- Uncle of Europe 1905-1907 -- King Canute 1908-1909 -- King of Trumps 1909-1910 -- The people's king March-May 1910
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 608 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400062553
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn809808948
  • (OCoLC)809808948
Label
Bertie : a life of Edward VII, Jane Ridley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The eighty-nine steps -- Youth. -- Victoria and Albert 1841 -- "Our poor strange boy" 1841-1856 -- "Neither fish nor flesh" 1856-1860 -- Bertie's fall 1861 -- Marriage 1861-1863 -- "Totally totally unfit ... for ever becoming king" 1863-1865 -- Alix's knee 1865-1867 -- Marlborough House and Harriett Mordaunt 1868-1870 -- Annus horribilis 1870-1871 -- Expanding middle. -- Resurrection? 1871-1875 -- India 1875-1876 -- The Aylesford scandal 1876 -- Lillie Langtry 1877-1878 -- Prince Hal 1878-1881 -- Prince of Pleasure 1881-1887 -- William 1887-1889 -- Scandal 1889-1890 -- Nemesis 1890-1892 -- Daisy Warwick 1892-1896 -- "We are all in God's hands" 1897-1901 -- King -- King Edward the Caresser 1901-1902 -- "Edward the Confessor number two" 1902 -- King Edward the peacemaker 1903-1905 -- Uncle of Europe 1905-1907 -- King Canute 1908-1909 -- King of Trumps 1909-1910 -- The people's king March-May 1910
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 608 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400062553
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn809808948
  • (OCoLC)809808948

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