The Resource Victoria : a life, A.N. Wilson

Victoria : a life, A.N. Wilson

Label
Victoria : a life
Title
Victoria
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
A.N. Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes a wealth of new material from previously unseen sources to show us Queen Victoria as she's never been seen before. Wilson explores the curious set of circumstances that led to Victoria's coronation, her strange and isolated childhood, her passionate marriage to Prince Albert and his pivotal influence even after death, and her widowhood and subsequent intimate friendship with her Highland servant John Brown, all set against the backdrop of this momentous epoch in Britain's history--and the world's
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, A. N.
Dewey number
  • 941.081092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA554
LC item number
.W45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victoria
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
Label
Victoria : a life, A.N. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [576]-619) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Monarchs of the United Kingdom, 1760 to the present day -- Authors -- Zoology -- 'It is one step' -- 'White little slavey' -- 'The ignorant little child' -- 'Too hasty and passionate for me' -- I Puritani -- Hallelujah Chorus -- 'Godlike men' -- At war -- 'Scolder and scolded' -- Nerve damage -- 'Arme Frau' -- 'The Queen's grief still sobs' -- 'I could die for ye' -- 'Mein guter treuer Brown' -- A people detached from their sovereign -- 'You have it, Madam' -- 'Prostrate though devoted' -- 'Gracious confidences so frankly given' -- 'An inflammatory atmosphere ' -- 'You English' -- 'Her excellent young Munshi' -- 'What a funny little woman' -- Diamond Jubilee -- 'This England' -- 'Vale desideratissime!'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 642 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205996
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014013973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, genealogical table
System control number
  • ocn870919770
  • (OCoLC)870919770
Label
Victoria : a life, A.N. Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [576]-619) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Monarchs of the United Kingdom, 1760 to the present day -- Authors -- Zoology -- 'It is one step' -- 'White little slavey' -- 'The ignorant little child' -- 'Too hasty and passionate for me' -- I Puritani -- Hallelujah Chorus -- 'Godlike men' -- At war -- 'Scolder and scolded' -- Nerve damage -- 'Arme Frau' -- 'The Queen's grief still sobs' -- 'I could die for ye' -- 'Mein guter treuer Brown' -- A people detached from their sovereign -- 'You have it, Madam' -- 'Prostrate though devoted' -- 'Gracious confidences so frankly given' -- 'An inflammatory atmosphere ' -- 'You English' -- 'Her excellent young Munshi' -- 'What a funny little woman' -- Diamond Jubilee -- 'This England' -- 'Vale desideratissime!'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 642 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205996
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014013973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, genealogical table
System control number
  • ocn870919770
  • (OCoLC)870919770

Library Locations

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