Summary: Wilson explores the curious set of circumstances that led to Victoria's coronation, her strange and isolated childhood, her passionate marriage to Prince Albert and his pivotal influence even after death and her widowhood and subsequent intimate friendship with her Highland servant John Brown, all set against the backdrop of a momentous epoch in Britain's history -- and the world's.
Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2014
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: B VICTORIA WIL
Summary: Packard closely examines a generation of royal women who were dominated by their mother, married off more for political advantage than for love, and finally passed over entirely with the accession of their brother to the throne.
Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1998
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Summary: A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, 'Victoria: The Queen' is a stunning new portrait of the real woman behind the myth--a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience. Born into a world where woman were often powerless, during a century roiling with change,...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit 921 VICTORIA, QUEEN Baird
Contents: Pt. 1. 1819-1861 -- pt. 2. 1861-1901.
Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Press 2001
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VICTORIA, QUEEN HIB
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR
Summary: Describes the life of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain from 1837 to 1901, and the social and political conditions in Great Britain during her lifetime.
Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014