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The Resource Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter : a biography of Princess Louise, Lucinda Hawksley

Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter : a biography of Princess Louise, Lucinda Hawksley

Label
Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter : a biography of Princess Louise
Title
Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter
Title remainder
a biography of Princess Louise
Statement of responsibility
Lucinda Hawksley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the sixth child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert shares insights into her difficult youth, her passionate civil rights campaigns, and the mystery that caused her Royal Archives files to be locked
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawksley, Lucinda
Dewey number
  • 941.081092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA559.L6
LC item number
H39 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louise
  • Victoria
  • Princesses
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter : a biography of Princess Louise, Lucinda Hawksley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: The mystery of Princess Louise. London : Chatto & Windus, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : how it all began -- Prologue : a celebrity comes to Liverpool -- Born in the year of revolution -- A royal education -- In the shadow of her siblings -- An Annus Horribilis -- The first sculpture -- What really happened with Walter Stirling? -- The Locock family secret -- An art student at last -- Falling in love with the Cult of Beauty -- The people's princess -- A controversial betrothal -- "The most popular act of my reign" -- A battle for independence -- Politics and aestheticism -- The first year in Canada -- A marriage lived in different continents -- Escaping the Fenians in Bermuda -- Return to London, and tragedy -- Keeping up appearances -- Scandal amongst the Campbells -- Celebrating the Golden Jubilee -- The princess and the sculptor -- Trying to dull the pain -- Scandal in the royal household -- A new century and the end of an era -- The death of Henry Locock -- The king, the kaiser and the duke -- Widowhood and war -- The Grande Dame of Kensington -- "This remarkable lady" -- One last rebellious command -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn912507967
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 374 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250059321
Lccn
2015025030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B L932 ; XX-AB ; [Z15BP028, #42, 3@28.99, jll/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 912507967
  • (OCoLC)912507967
Label
Queen Victoria's mysterious daughter : a biography of Princess Louise, Lucinda Hawksley
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: The mystery of Princess Louise. London : Chatto & Windus, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : how it all began -- Prologue : a celebrity comes to Liverpool -- Born in the year of revolution -- A royal education -- In the shadow of her siblings -- An Annus Horribilis -- The first sculpture -- What really happened with Walter Stirling? -- The Locock family secret -- An art student at last -- Falling in love with the Cult of Beauty -- The people's princess -- A controversial betrothal -- "The most popular act of my reign" -- A battle for independence -- Politics and aestheticism -- The first year in Canada -- A marriage lived in different continents -- Escaping the Fenians in Bermuda -- Return to London, and tragedy -- Keeping up appearances -- Scandal amongst the Campbells -- Celebrating the Golden Jubilee -- The princess and the sculptor -- Trying to dull the pain -- Scandal in the royal household -- A new century and the end of an era -- The death of Henry Locock -- The king, the kaiser and the duke -- Widowhood and war -- The Grande Dame of Kensington -- "This remarkable lady" -- One last rebellious command -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn912507967
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 374 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250059321
Lccn
2015025030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B L932 ; XX-AB ; [Z15BP028, #42, 3@28.99, jll/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 912507967
  • (OCoLC)912507967

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