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Victoria (Daisy Goodwin) (Paperback)

Headline Review: From the author of the bestselling MY LAST DUCHESS and THE FORTUNE HUNTER comes Victoria - to be screened...


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Headline Review:

From the author of the bestselling MY LAST DUCHESS and THE FORTUNE HUNTER comes Victoria - to be screened on ITV, with scripts written by Daisy Goodwin. Perfect for fans of epics such as War and Peace, Poldark or Granchester and for any reader of The Paris Wife or War and Peace

'To me, ma'am, you are every inch a Queen'

In 1837, less than a month after her eighteenth birthday, Alexandrina Victoria - sheltered, small in stature, and female - became Queen of Great Britain and Ireland and from the moment William IV died, the young Queen startled everyone: abandoning her hated first name in favor of Victoria; insisting, for the first time in her life, on sleeping in a room apart from her mother; resolute about meeting with her ministers alone.

One of those ministers, Lord Melbourne, became Victoria's private secretary. Perhaps he might have become more than that, except everyone argued she was destined to marry her cousin, Prince Albert . But Victoria had met Albert as a child and found him stiff and critical: surely the last man she would want for a husband?

Drawing on Victoria's diaries as well as her own brilliant gifts for history and drama, Daisy Goodwin brings the inner life of the young queen even more richly to life in this magnificent novel.


Jazyk: anglický Rok vydania: 2016 Rozmer: 133×198 mm ISBN: 9780755396115 Počet strán: 464 Väzba: brožovaná

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