Queen Victoria: Essential Biographies (Pocket Biographies)

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This title deals with the life of Queen Victoria, Britain's longest reigning monarch. The author gives a full account of her life and provides and assessment of the Queen right up until her death in 1901. The book looks at Victoria's ascention to the throne, her marriage to Prince Albert, and her grieving after the prince's death. The title also presents the relationship to her ghillie, John Brown, and her resumption of political and constitutional interests.

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"A perfect introduction." --"Daily Express "

"Capaciously documented . . . places its author, Lady Longford (author also of "Queen Victoria") in the front ranks of 20th century military and political biographers." --"Kirkus Reviews" on "Wellington"

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Elizabeth Longfor is the author of Wellington. Her first work on Queen Victoria, 'Victoria RI' won the James Tait Black memorial prize.

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