The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince

The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince

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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE BOSTON GLOBE

This richly entertaining biography chronicles the eventful life of Queen Victoria’s firstborn son, the quintessential black sheep of Buckingham Palace, who matured into as wise and effective a monarch as Britain has ever seen. Granted unprecedented access to the royal archives, noted scholar Jane Ridley draws on numerous primary sources to paint a vivid portrait of the… (more)

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The result is a cautious book in which the subject is ultimately damned by his biographer’s faint criticism.

With rare access to the royal archives, Ridley has created a detail-rich book that will leave the American reader crying for more.

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Publisher: Random House (December 03, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 752 pages

File size: 7.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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