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A magnificent obsession : Victoria, Albert, and the death that changed the British monarchy / Helen Rappaport.

Rappaport, Helen. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780312621056 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0312621051 (hardcover)
  • Description: xvi, 336 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Danvers Adult Nonfiction DA 555 R37 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

General Note: "First published in Great Britain in 2011 by The Random House Group Limited under the title Magnificent Obsession"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index (p. [299]-311) and index.
Contents Note: Preface & Acknowledgements -- List of Illustrations -- Prologue: Christmas 1860 -- Part 1. Albert the Good -- 1. 'The Treadmill of Never-EndingBusiness' -- 2. 'The First Real Blow of Misfortune' -- 3. 'Fearfully in Want of a True Friend' -- 4. 'Our Most Precious Invalid' -- 5. 'Day Turned into Night' -- 6. 'Our Great National Calamity' -- 7. 'Will They Do Him Justice Now?' -- 8. 'How Will the Queen Bear It?' -- Part 2. The Broken-HeartedWidow -- 9. 'All Alone!' -- 10. 'The Luxury of Woe' -- 11. 'A Married Daughter I Must Have Living with Me' -- 12. 'God Knows How I Want So Much to be Taken Care Of' -- 13. 'The Queen Is Invisible' -- 14. 'Heaven Has Sent Us this Dispensation to Save Us' -- 15. Albertopolis -- Epilogue: Christmas 1878 -- Appendix: What Killed Prince Albert? -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index

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