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Queen Victoria as I knew her.

Martin, Theodore Sir

Queen Victoria as I knew her.

by Martin, Theodore Sir

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Published by William Blackwood & Sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Friends and associates.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA553 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157p.
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7004249M
    LC Control Number09001577
    OCLC/WorldCa403458

      Victoria's great love for her consort, Prince Albert, has always been a source of fascination, and this book fleshes out their story. In a traditional Victorian era household, the man was in charge, but Victoria and Albert's relationship was made unique by her status as Queen/5. Queen Victoria had an eye for men. Torrid, non-English men: Albert, the amorous German, the macho Scotsman John Brown and in her dotage, Abdul Karim, her Muslim Indian servant.

    Queen Victoria - Her Gracious Life and Glorious Reign and A Life of the New King, Edward VII by Coulter, John and Cooper, John A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Queen Victoria: Her Girlhood And Womanhood by Grace Greenwood is an unusual biography. It was written by an American contemporary of the Queen, while she was still alive, and is vastly based on the recollections of people who knew her. Greenwood herself happened to meet the Queen on one occasion, which she relates in the book.

      The true story for fans of the PBS Masterpiece series Victoria, this page-turning biography reveals the real woman behind the myth: a bold, glamorous, unbreakable queen—a Victoria for our g on previously unpublished papers, this stunning new portrait is a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience/5(). Early life. Brown was born on 8 December at Crathienaird, Crathie and Braemar Aberdeenshire, to Margaret Leys and John Brown, and went to work as an outdoor servant (in Scots ghillie or gillie) at Balmoral Castle, which Queen Victoria and Prince Albert leased in February , and purchased outright in November Brown had several younger Born: 8 December , Crathie, .


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This is a first person account of this gentleman's association with Queen Victoria. She asked him to write a book about her late husband, Albert.

He is a great admirer of Victoria. And he isn't accepting pay for this job. So, his description of events is very flowery and complimentary of Victoria and her husband/5(13).

This is a first person account of this gentleman's association with Queen Victoria. She asked him to write a book about her late husband, Albert. He is a great admirer of Victoria. And he isn't accepting pay for this job.

So, his description of events is very flowery and complimentary of Victoria and her husband/5(12). Now for me Queen Victoria is more than just a name on a page, more than merely a Queen: she has become a human being with doubts and concerns, sorrows and joys, strong opinions, a sense of humor and a loving heart.

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The story goes that she then said, "I see, I am nearer the throne than I thought," and giving her hand to her governess added: "I will be good. Even the most dedicated fans of Queen Victoria are sure to learn something new in this biography of the monarch.

From Victoria's struggle to claim her own power as a vivacious but sheltered young woman, to her rule in a rapidly changing world, Baird delves into previously unpublished sources, Occupation: Writer. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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As well as a queen, Victoria was a daughter, a wife, a mother and a widow, and at each of these steps along life's journey she was expected to conform to what society demanded of a woman. On the face of it, she was deeply conservative.

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She adopted the additional title of Empress of India on 1 May Known as the Victorian era, her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than that of any of her was a period of Father: Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn. Download Queen Victoria As I Knew Her free in PDF & EPUB format.

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QUEEN VICTORIA AS I KNEW HER. CHAPTER I. My personal introduction to Queen Victoria was due to the circumstance of my being chosen by Her Majesty to be the biographer of the Prince Consort.

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P rincess Louise was the sixth child of Queen Victoria, a woman who famously loathed babies, and from her very first wail, Her Majesty was apt to see her as odd and she was feeling Author: Rachel Cooke. FATHER OF QUEEN VICTORIA Queen Victoria was born, roaring, at a.m., in the hour before dawn on In those first few seconds, she was like any newborn: naked, vulnerable, and wondering, wriggling in her mother’s arms.

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