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The Resource We two : Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals, Gillian Gill

We two : Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals, Gillian Gill

Label
We two : Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals
Title
We two
Title remainder
Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals
Statement of responsibility
Gillian Gill
Title variation
We two: the marriage of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gillian Gill offers a revolutionary portrait of a queen and her prince, revealing at once both an intimate but far-from-idyllic relationship that succeeded against all odds as the strong, feisty queen and the brilliant, fragile prince worked together to build a family based on support, trust, and fidelity
Summary
Gillian Gill offers a revolutionary portrait of a queen and her prince, revealing at once both an intimate but far-from-idyllic relationship that succeeded against all odds as the strong, feisty queen and the brilliant, fragile prince worked together to build a family based on support, trust, and fidelity
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305051
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gill, Gillian
Dewey number
  • 941.081092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA554
LC item number
.G55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victoria
  • Albert
  • Queens
  • Princes
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Victoria and Albert : rulers, partners, rivals
Label
We two : Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals, Gillian Gill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Charlotte and Leopold -- Wanted, an heir to the throne, preferably male -- The wife takes the child -- That dismal existence -- The Kensington system -- Fighting back -- Victoria, virgin queen -- The Coburg legacy -- A dynastic marriage -- The paradise of our childhood -- Training for the big race -- Victoria plans her marriage -- Bearing the fruits of desire -- Whigs and Tories -- Dearest diary -- Albert takes charge -- The court of St. Albert's -- Finding friends -- A home of our own -- The greatest show on earth -- Lord Palmerston says no -- Blue blood and red -- French interlude -- The Prussian alliance -- Father and son -- Problems in a marriage -- "I do not cling to life as you do" -- Mourning a prince
Control code
ocn251204093
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 460 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345484055
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009008919
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)251204093
Label
We two : Victoria and Albert: Rulers, partners, rivals, Gillian Gill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Charlotte and Leopold -- Wanted, an heir to the throne, preferably male -- The wife takes the child -- That dismal existence -- The Kensington system -- Fighting back -- Victoria, virgin queen -- The Coburg legacy -- A dynastic marriage -- The paradise of our childhood -- Training for the big race -- Victoria plans her marriage -- Bearing the fruits of desire -- Whigs and Tories -- Dearest diary -- Albert takes charge -- The court of St. Albert's -- Finding friends -- A home of our own -- The greatest show on earth -- Lord Palmerston says no -- Blue blood and red -- French interlude -- The Prussian alliance -- Father and son -- Problems in a marriage -- "I do not cling to life as you do" -- Mourning a prince
Control code
ocn251204093
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 460 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345484055
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009008919
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)251204093

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