Queen Victoria: A Life [Audiobook] download free by Lytton Strachey

Queen Victoria: A Life Audiobook download free by Lytton Strachey
  • Listen audiobook: Queen Victoria: A Life
  • Author: Lytton Strachey
  • Release date: 2012/2/10
  • Publisher: I.B.TAURIS & CO. LTD.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781780760483
  • Rating: 9.54 of 10
  • Votes: 880
  • Review by: Aliza Negrete
  • Review rating: 7.35 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/12
  • Duration: 3H13M14S in 256 kbps (51.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-31
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, MPEG4, WAV, WMA, FLAC, MPEG-4 ALS (compression ZIP, RAR, DEB, Z)
  • Total pages original book: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 17M31S (4.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Lytton Strachey's acclaimed portrayal of Queen Victoria revolutionised the art of biography by using elements of romantic fiction and melodrama to create a warm, humorous and very human portrait of this iconic figure. We see Victoria as a strong-willed child with a famous temper, as the 18-year-old girl queen, as a monarch, wife, mother and widow. Equally fascinating are the depictions of her relationships: with her governess 'precious Lehzen', with Peel, Gladstone and Disraeli, with her beloved Albert and, in later life, her legendary devotion to her Highland servant John Brown, all of which show a different side of the staid, pious image that is so often attached to her. Awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, Strachey's classic biography remains one of the best and most readable accounts of the Queen who defined an era.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Royalty, Anthologies (non-poetry), British & Irish History, Biography: General, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Colonialism & Imperialism, Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.93 USD
  • Dimensions: 130.81x197.36x19.56mm
  • Weight: 254.01g
  • Printed by: I.B.Tauris
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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