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Childhood at Court, 1819-1914.

Author: John Van der Kiste
Publisher: New York : The History Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What was childhood like for the princes and princesses in the Victorian and Edwardian period? Here their education, recreation and general upbringing is discussed, from Queen Victoria's isolated and lonely childhood, to the children of King George V and Queen Mary. We see glimpses of Prince Waldemar of Prussia, who enjoyed collecting fossils on the Isle of Wight and terrifying his grandmother with a pet crocodile;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Van der Kiste, John.
Childhood at Court, 1819-1914.
New York : The History Press, ©2011
Named Person: Victoria, Queen of Great Britain; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Van der Kiste
ISBN: 9780752473086 0752473085
OCLC Number: 847740897
Description: 1 online resource (325 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; 1. 'No scope for my very violent feelings of affection'; 2. 'Mamma d'une nombreuse famille'; 3. 'May it all turn to good!'; 4. 'Away from the happy peaceful home'; 5. 'Dreadfully wild, but I was just as bad'; 6. 'A real atmosphere of love and happiness'; 7. 'I don't see the wings'; 8. 'Innate boisterousness'; 9. 'The securest and happiest lot humankind had ever known'; Genealogical Tables; Reference Notes; Bibliography.

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Here their education, recreation and general upbringing is discussed, from Queen Victoria's isolated and lonely childhood, to the children of King George V and Queen Mary. For example, Queen Victoria  Read more...

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