Queen Victoria"s Scottish Diaries

her dream days by John Kerr

Publisher: Brockhampton Press in London

Written in English
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includes index.

StatementJohn Kerr.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
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Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May – 22 January ) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June until her death. 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 Predecessor: William IV. Buy a cheap copy of Queen Victorias Scottish Diaries: Her book by Queen Victoria. Free shipping over $ The Scottish Diaries of Queen Victoria: an edited facsimile reprint of "Leaves from the Journal of Our Life in the Highlands from to " by H.R.H. Queen Victoria | . The young Queen Victoria was nervous before her wedding to Albert, but what she described later was quite at odds with her era’s killjoy puritanism.

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London: Hardcover. A hardcover book in near-fine condition with a fine dustjacket. Like-new apart from a former owner’s private library stamps on endpapers and title page.

The jacket is essentially pristine. Item # ISBN: A guide to Queen Victoria’s times in Scotland, embellished by extracts from her diaries. Exquisitely gilded manuscript from the Royal Collection is on display in Scotland for the first time.

Compiled from her diaries and dedicated to ‘my loyal highlanders’, Queen Victoria’s book “More leaves from the journal of a life in the Highlands, from to ” provides a lively and intimate glimpse into the royal author’s life at Balmoral – from surviving a.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. The Queen launched the Queen Victoria's Journals website at Buckingham Palace. The journals, running to 43, pages, provide a picture of her life from the first entry at the age of 13 until Queen Victoria's Scottish Diaries by John Kerr and Victoria (, Book, Illustrated) The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).

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There is some local history and some insights into the royal family.3/5. The diaries of Lewis Harcourt contain a report that one of the Queen's chaplains, Rev.

Norman Macleod, made a deathbed confession repenting his action in presiding over Queen Victoria's marriage to John Brown. Debate continues over this report. Harcourt did not receive the confession directly (he was nine when Macleod died) but rather, it passed (if it did) from Born: 8 DecemberCrathie.

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New diary extracts reveal Queen Victoria’s true relationship with loyal Scots ghillie John Brown by Toby McDonald December 6,am Updated: December 6. The author Shrabani Basu discovered the documents after writing Victoria & Abdul, her book on the remarkable relationship between the Queen and her Indian servant.

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