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The Resource The heir apparent : a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince, Jane Ridley

The heir apparent : a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince, Jane Ridley

Label
The heir apparent : a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince
Title
The heir apparent
Title remainder
a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince
Statement of responsibility
Jane Ridley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Chronicles the eventful life of Queen Victoria's firstborn son, the quintessential black sheep of Buckingham Palace, who matured into as wise and effective a monarch as Britain has ever seen."--Publisher's description
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ridley, Jane
Dewey number
  • 941.082/3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA567
LC item number
.R53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edward
  • Great Britain
  • Edward
  • Great Britain
  • Edward
  • Kings and rulers
  • Relations with women
  • Great Britain
Label
The heir apparent : a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince, Jane Ridley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-698) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The eighty-nine steps -- Youth. -- Victoria and Albert 1841 -- "Our poor strange boy" 1841-1856 -- 'Neither fish nor flesh' 1856-1860 -- Bertie's fall 1861 -- Marriage 1861-1863 -- "Totally totally unfit .?.?. for ever becoming king" 1863-1865 -- Alix's knee 1865-1867 -- Marlborough House and Harriett Mordaunt 1868-1870 -- Annus horribilis 1870-1871 -- Expanding middle. -- Resurrection? 1871-1875 -- India 1875-1876 -- The Aylesford scandal 1876 -- Lillie Langtry 1877-1878 -- Prince Hal 1878-1881 -- Prince of Pleasure 1881-1887 -- William 1887-1889 -- Scandal 1889-1890 -- Nemesis 1890-1892 -- Daisy Warwick 1892-1896 -- "We are all in God's hands" 1897-1901 -- King -- King Edward the Caresser 1901-1902 -- "Edward the Confessor number two" 1902 -- King Edward the peacemaker 1903-1905 -- Uncle of Europe 1905-1907 -- King Canute 1908-1909 -- King of Trumps 1909-1910 -- The people's king march-May 1910
Control code
1438149
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxiv, 726 pages
Isbn
9780812972634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013002597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1438149
  • (Sirsi) 1438149
  • (OCoLC)825647850
Label
The heir apparent : a life of Edward VII, the playboy prince, Jane Ridley
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by Chatto & Windus."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-698) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The eighty-nine steps -- Youth. -- Victoria and Albert 1841 -- "Our poor strange boy" 1841-1856 -- 'Neither fish nor flesh' 1856-1860 -- Bertie's fall 1861 -- Marriage 1861-1863 -- "Totally totally unfit .?.?. for ever becoming king" 1863-1865 -- Alix's knee 1865-1867 -- Marlborough House and Harriett Mordaunt 1868-1870 -- Annus horribilis 1870-1871 -- Expanding middle. -- Resurrection? 1871-1875 -- India 1875-1876 -- The Aylesford scandal 1876 -- Lillie Langtry 1877-1878 -- Prince Hal 1878-1881 -- Prince of Pleasure 1881-1887 -- William 1887-1889 -- Scandal 1889-1890 -- Nemesis 1890-1892 -- Daisy Warwick 1892-1896 -- "We are all in God's hands" 1897-1901 -- King -- King Edward the Caresser 1901-1902 -- "Edward the Confessor number two" 1902 -- King Edward the peacemaker 1903-1905 -- Uncle of Europe 1905-1907 -- King Canute 1908-1909 -- King of Trumps 1909-1910 -- The people's king march-May 1910
Control code
1438149
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxiv, 726 pages
Isbn
9780812972634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013002597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1438149
  • (Sirsi) 1438149
  • (OCoLC)825647850

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