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3 edition of Lives of the Queens of England found in the catalog.

Lives of the Queens of England

Agnes Strickland

Lives of the Queens of England

from the Norman Conquest.

by Agnes Strickland

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
PaginationIn 6 vols.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13850959M

This auction is for two books. The first is Lives Of The Queens Of England From The Norman Conquest By Agnes Strickland (Volumes 1,2,3 in one book) and the second is Lives Of The Queens Of England From The Norman Conquest (volumes 4,5 in one book). The apparent printing date is Pages shoe foxing, covers are worn. Fair Rating: % positive. An audio book review of The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England by and read by Waldo McFadden. This outstanding reference book offers short biographical sketches of all the English monarchs since , starting with William the Conquer and ending with the present day monarch of England, Queen Elizabeth II.

Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest, Volume 10 Agnes Strickland Full view - Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest, Volume 6 62 - And it shall be when he sitteth upon the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book, out of that which is before the priests the. Lovely early edition set of Strickland’s impressive and engaging account of England’s queens, illustrated with 45 engraved plates, beautifully bound by Bayntun. "Miss Strickland's fame as an author and historian rests on the Lives of the Queens of England, which was the joint work of herself and her sister Elizabeth In her extracts from.

A complete set of Strickland's Lives of the Queens of England, comprising 12 volumes bound in 6 matching books. Each book bound in three-quarter leather over pastepaper/marbled boards, gilt spine titling and rule, marbled endpapers, 8vo, approx. pp/ea. This is a book club edition hardcover of The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England exited by Antonia Fraser. The dust jacket has corner and edge scuffing with a couple spots where it has rips which can be seen in the photos. The top and side of pages when book is closed show light signs of dust. The inside pages are in very good Rating: % positive.


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Lives of the Queens of England by Agnes Strickland Download PDF EPUB FB2

This essential reference is a concise, accessible guide to the great dynasties of English royalty. A collection of biographical sketches that encompasses the period from the establishment of monarchical power by the early Norman kings through the reign of Elizabeth II, The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England tells the stories of many monarchs and their colorful /5(57).

The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elisabeth. These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in /5.

Antonia Fraser's book "The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England" provides an excellent history of the British monarchy.

Highlights of the book include its balance of brevity with a comprehensive scope, it photographs, and especially its genealogical by: 8.

I have recently bought this book in the used market of I was expecting a little book with genealogic charts and a few photos and I was treated to a superb book, almost an enciclopedy with colourful photos and a comprehensive text about each dinasty of the Kings and Queens of England/5(84).

Agnes Strickland's Lives of the Queens of England () marked a new era in the writing of English history by women. 'Facts not opinions' was the watchword of these historical biographies, which were based on pioneering manuscript research/5.

The Lives of the Queens of England, Volume 8 by Agnes STRICKLAND ( - ) and Elisabeth STRICKLAND ( - ) Genre(s): Biography & Autobiography Read by: Ann Boulais in English Chapters. Check out this great listen on This magnificent story of 1, years of English history is told through the lives and deeds of Kings and Queens, from the Normans to the Windsors.

Understand how the power of the crown has changed as a result of both the character and ability of each mo. The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England audiobook, by Antonia Fraser This magnificent story of one thousand years of English history is told through the lives and deeds of Kings and Queens, from the Normans to the Windsors.

Understand how the power of the crown has changed as a result of both the character and ability of each monarch and evolving 3/5.

LibriVox recording of The Lives of the Queens of England, Volume 1, by Agnes and Elisabeth Strickland. Read by Ann Boulais. The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and.

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Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup. web; Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the. The Kings and Queens of England.

history book series In Weidenfeld and Nicholson publishers issued the first volume of ‘The Kings and Queens of England’ series which would grow to be a massive 31 book set. These books were aimed to please both the general reader and those who already were informed about the reign of the monarch.

The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elizabeth. These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in /5(1).

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Agnes Strickland (Strickland, Agnes, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.

Strickland, Agnes, Agnes Strickland's Queens of England (abridged and revised from Strickland's original; 3 volumes; Boston: Estes and Lauriat, c), ed. by Rosalie Kaufman Volume I: multiple formats at The book is large and full of paintings or photos, as the era dictates.

One other thing: though the title is kings and queens of england, each essay focuses mostly on whoever was the ruler. The Queens part refers to Elizabeth I and II, Matilda, Victoria, the Annes, etc/5(7). Strickland, Elisabeth,contrib.: Lives of the Queens of England, From the Norman Conquest: With Anecdotes of Their Courts, Now First Published From Official Records and Other Authentic Documents, Private as Well as Public (12 volumes, some from revised editions; London: H.

Colburn, ), by Agnes Strickland (page images at HathiTrust). It provides biographical accounts of the queens of England from Matilda of Flanders to Queen Anne.

Hugely popular in the Victorian period, Lives of the Queens of England and its sequel Lives of the Queens of Scotland remain important landmarks in the development of biography as a genre, and provide interesting perspectives on women's Author: Agnes Strickland, Elizabeth Strickland.

Buy The Lives Of The Kings And Queens Of England 2nd Revised edition by Fraser, Lady Antonia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(70).

This essential reference is a concise, accessible guide to the great dynasties of English royalty. A collection of biographical sketches that encompasses the period from the establishment of monarchical power by the early Norman kings through the reign of Elizabeth II, The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England tells the stories of many monarchs and their colorful lives--some 4/5(3).

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: The pageant of years' history is paraded here in the lives and deeds of England's sovereigns spanning ten dynasties from the Normans of to the House of Windsor in the s.

The Lives of the Queens of England Volume 1 by Agnes STRICKLAND ( - ) and Elisabeth STRICKLAND ( - ) Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Biography & Autobiography, History Read by: Ann Boulais.

Get this from a library! The lives of the kings & queens of England. [Antonia Fraser; J P Brooke-Little;] -- Biographical profiles of the men and women who ruled England through more than nine hundred years, from the invading Normans of to the House of Windsor today.The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Lives of the Queens of England of the House of Hanover, Volume 1 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library) by John Doran at Barnes & B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help2/5(1).Lives of the Queens of England.

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