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By Davenport-Hines, R. P. T. (Richard Peter Treadwell), 1953- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2016
Like his mother Queen Victoria, Edward VII defined an era. Both reflected the personalties of their central figures: hers grand, imperial and pretty stiff...

By Ridley, Jane, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2015
Queen Victoria inherited the throne at 18 and went on to become the longest-reigning female monarch in history, in a time of intense industrial, cultural...

By Dennison, Matthew, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Queen Victoria is Britain's queen of contradictions. In her combination of deep sentimentality and bombast; cultural imperialism and imperial compassion...

By Bond, Jennie, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Carlton, 2013
[New] edition
This book looks at the remarkable period in the history of Britain's monarchy since Queen Elizabeth took the throne in 1952, featuring over 240 photographs...

By Dennison, Matthew, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2013
Queen Victoria is Britain's queen of contradictions. In her combination of deep sentimentality and bombast; cultural imperialism and imperial compassion...

By Sumption, Jonathan, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2016
Edward III lived through bloody and turbulent times. His father was deposed by his mother and her lover when he was still a teenager; a third of England...

By Judd, Denis, 1938-
Paperback. English.
Published London: I.B. Tauris, 2012
Rev. and updated ed
Denis Judd tells the story of Prince Bertie's transformation into King George VI, including his struggle with crippling shyness, his marriage to Elizabeth...

By Crofton, Ian
Hardback. English.
Published London: Quercus, 2007
From the reign of Alfred the Great - the first king of Wessex to call himself 'king of England' - in the 9th century, to the shock of Norman invasion...

By Friedmann, Paul, author
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud, Gloucestershire: Amberley, 2013
[New] edition / edited by Josephine Wilkinson
Friedmann charts the rise and fall of Anne Boleyn, from her origins as the daughter of a gifted courtier, her elevation to the greatest heights a woman...

By Cussans, Thomas
Hardback. English.
Published London: Times, 2002
From the earliest times, individual monarchs and the institution of monarchy itself have crucially shaped the history of the British Isles. This book...
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