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Published: 08 June 2021

368 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198753551

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Queen Victoria

This Thorny Crown

Michael Ledger-Lomas

Spiritual Lives

  • The first biography of Victoria to offer a comprehensive account of Victoria's religious life
  • Based on a systematic reading of Queen Victoria's journals and on an extensive selection of manuscripts from the Royal Archives at Windsor and other archives in Britain, Scotland, and Germany
  • Provides a rounded and complex account of what religion meant to Victoria, ranging from her church patronage to intimate rites of mourning and commemoration and paying close attention to the material environments in which she practiced and recorded her faith

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