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 . Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. 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).