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Four graces : Queen Victoria's Hessian granddaughters

Author: Ilana D Miller
Publisher: East Richmond Heights, CA : Kensington House Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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"[This book] is [the ... story] of Princesses Victoria [(1863-1950)], Elizabeth [(1864-1918): canonised by the Russian Orthodox Church as St. Elizabeth the Martyr], Irene [(1866-1953)] and Alix [(1872-1918): the last Tsarina of Russia] of Hesse, Queen Victoria's Hessian granddaughters, also [known] as the Four Graces. Included in this ... work are the biographies of these ... sisters, destined to play important  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Victoria, Queen of Great Britain; Alexandra, Empress consort of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Victoria Alberta Elizabeth Mathilde Marie Milford Haven, Marchioness of; Irene, Princess of Prussia; Elisaveta Ḟeodorovna, Grand Duchess of Russia Saint; Alexandra, Empress consort of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Elisaveta Ḟeodorovna, Grand Duchess of Russia Saint; Irene, Princess of Prussia; Victoria Alberta Elizabeth Mathilde Marie Milford Haven, Marchioness of; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ilana D Miller
ISBN: 9780977196197 0977196194
OCLC Number: 781502823
Notes: "Eurohistory.com"--Cover.
"Autographed by the author"--Cover.
Description: ix, 256, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, genealogical tables ; 24 cm
Contents: Appendix : [Queen] Victoria's poem for "Frittie" --
Family trees (The Grand Dukes of Hesse and by Rhine ; Descendants of Queen Victoria and [Albert] the Prince Consort ; The princely family of Battenberg ; Descendants of Andrew and Alice of Greece).
Responsibility: Ilana D. Miller.

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"[This book] is [the ... story] of Princesses Victoria [(1863-1950)], Elizabeth [(1864-1918): canonised by the Russian Orthodox Church as St. Elizabeth the Martyr], Irene [(1866-1953)] and Alix [(1872-1918): the last Tsarina of Russia] of Hesse, Queen Victoria's Hessian granddaughters, also [known] as the Four Graces. Included in this ... work are the biographies of these ... sisters, destined to play important roles in history. Written from the perspective of Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine, later also known as Princess Victoria of Battenberg and the Dowager Marchioness of Milford Haven, [this book] provides a clear insight into the splendorous and intricate world of European royalty. [Princess] Victoria was uniquely positioned: a granddaughter of Queen Victoria; sister-in-law to Tsar Nicholas II; niece of King Edward VII; first cousin of King George V and Kaiser Wilhelm II; [and] grandmother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II. ..."--Back cover.

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