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child of Queen Victoria and other stories by William Plomer

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Published by Jonathan Cape in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby William Plomer.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P72 Ch, PR6031.L7 Ch
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4765309M
LC Control Number78112634

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  On Febru , two year-old cousins, Queen Victoriaand Prince Albert, were married at St. James’s Palace in London. Their royal romance, including Victoria’s profound grief . A child's history of England from earliest legendary times delightfully retold. Beginning with the stories of Albion and Brutus, it relates all the interesting legends and hero tales in which the history of England abounds through the end of the reign of Queen Victoria/5.   Over the course of next 17 years Victoria gave birth of nine children: Victoria, Albert "Bertie," Alice, Alfred, Helena, Louise, Arthur, Leopold, and Beatrice. Remarkably for Occupation: Writer.   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 Author: Rachel Cooke.

  Queen of Great Britain (–) and (from ) Empress of India, born in London, United Kingdom, the only child of George III’s fourth son, Edward, and Victoria . The book and series focus on the lives of Victoria and Albert in the s when they and their children were young.. Articles deal with such topics as the Irish Potato Famine, Beards, Sexual mores, Literature, Music, the Royal Children and life among the different classes in Victorian society/5(). I actually thought of returning this book for that reason, however, I have many other books about Queen Victoria that do have wonderful, clear, solid plates of these same photos in this book. Anyway, this book is a wonderful read about 5 very accomplished women who wound up having wonderful adult lives in spite of the fact that they had Queen Cited by: 5.   Queen Victoria: 6 stories from her diaries She became the queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland at the age of 18 and ruled longer (63 years) than any other .

  A children's story written by Queen Victoria when she was just 10 years old is to be published for the first time. The short story was penned by the future monarch and tells the story of a.   Queen Victoria had nine children – four boys and five girls born between and – with her husband, Prince Albert. The marriages of Queen Victoria’s grandchildren; The queen fully backed her husband’s plan. He was the executive producer of Queen Victoria’s Children, a three-part series made for BBC Two that aired in   With Tracy Ann Oberman, Duchess of Argyll Princess Louise, Queen Victoria, Prince Leopold of Duke of Albany. Documentary series charting the story of Queen Victoria after the death of her beloved husband Albert in , examining how one-by-one her children rebelled against her and the family were touched by tragedy/10(37).   The book chronicles Victoria’s life, but unlike other histories of the queen it charts her role as an “incredibly powerful working mother”, and explores how she managed her nine pregnancies Author: Bridie Jabour.