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Serving Victoria : life in the royal household / Kate Hubbard.

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Dorchester - St. George Main Library 941.081 HUB (Text) 30018004547572 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 941.081 HUB (Text) 30018004556557 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 08/01/2014

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062269911 :
  • ISBN: 0062269917
  • Physical Description: xii, 417 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Pt. 1. 'A queen is a very happy woman'. Windsor 1838 -- A scandal and a crisis -- 'Love rules the court' -- Sarah Lyttelton : superintendent of the nursery -- Charlotte Canning : lady of the bedchamber -- 'Gone afloat' -- Osborne -- In the highlands -- 'The object of education' -- Departures -- Mary Ponsonby : maid-of-honour -- Glimpses of abroad -- Three deaths -- pt. 2. 'My heart is utterly and completely broken'. 'Someone to lean on' -- Henry Ponsonby : private secretary -- Balmorality -- Eastern questions and domestic affairs -- James Reid : resident medical attendant -- Randall Davidson : dean of Windsor -- Spring holidays -- Household bothers -- The year of the Munshi -- Accommodating Bipps -- 'A last look' -- Postscript : after Victoria.
Summary, etc.: "Serving Victoria follows the lives of six members of her household, from the governess to the royal children, from her maid of honor to her chaplain and her personal physician."--Dust jacket.
Subject: Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 > Employees.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901.
Royal households > Great Britain > History > 19th century > Biography.
Household employees > Great Britain > History > 19th century > Biography.
Courts and courtiers > History > 19th century > Biography.
Queens > Great Britain > Biography.
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