The classic bigraphy of Queen Victoria, reissued in advance of the centenary of her death. Lady Longford regards her with undisguised affection and respect - respect for the iron sense of duty which impelled the secluded widow to emerge at last and rule her empire as a mother, her family as a Queen.
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This biography preserves the interweaving of State with family affairs which characterized Queen Victoria's unprecedented royal career. It contains material from the Royal Archives, including passages from Queen Victoria's journals.About the Author:
The Countess of Longford is a CBE, a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and an Hon. D.Litt of Sussex University. She is the author of several much-acclaimed works of biography.
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Book Description Harper & Row, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060126728
Book Description Harper & Row, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060126728
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