Advice to my grand-daughter: Letters from Queen Victoria to Princess Victoria of Hesse

Advice to my grand-daughter: Letters from Queen Victoria to Princess Victoria of Hesse

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Title:Advice to my grand-daughter: Letters from Queen Victoria to Princess Victoria of Hesse
ISBN:9780671222420
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    Advice to my grand-daughter: Letters from Queen Victoria to Princess Victoria of Hesse Reviews

  • Anna

    I'm biased because I've been focusing my research on Princess Victoria for years, but this book is wonderful in so many ways. Richard Hough had a special access to the Broadland Archives, so this mate...

  • Kelsie

    An engaging read, but only Queen Victoria's letters are published. Reading one half of a correspondence is not nearly so interesting, especially as I had been hoping to learn more about the spirited P...

  • Sharon

    This was a pleasure to read, not only because of Queen Victoria's absorbing style of writing, but because of the editor/author's skill in arrangement and commentary. The author arranges the letters ch...

  • Dagmar1927

    As a teenager myself, I found Queen Victoria's advice to her (and my) namesake unnervingly useful. It also gave me a glimpse of the Queen's personality that can sometimes be lost in biographies. I rea...