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5 edition of Queen Mary and others. found in the catalog.

Queen Mary and others.

Osbert Sitwell

Queen Mary and others.

by Osbert Sitwell

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sitwell, Osbert, 1892-1969,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6037.I83 Q4 1974b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p., [4] p. of plates, leaf of plate.
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5116173M
    ISBN 100718112229
    LC Control Number74189054

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For an exhaustive account of Queen Mary's life and times read Pope-Hennessy's book Queen Mary. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Eddi Haskell. out of 5 stars Highly entertaining vignettes of Queen Mary and other celebrities by the renowned British writer.4/5(5).

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The cover portrait of Queen Mary is literally all you get. It's very annoying to read about a famous portrait of someone or to be given a detailed description of a place and then have to go online to try to find said place or person.

Having illustrations within the book or at least as /5(19). Mary I (18 February – 17 November ), also known as Mary Tudor, was the queen of England from July until her death. She is best known for her vigorous attempt to reverse the English Reformation, which had begun during the reign of her father, Henry attempt to restore to the Church the property confiscated in the previous two reigns was largely thwarted by parliament Father: Henry VIII of England.

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The entryway leads you into a separate living room perfect for gathering with friends or relaxing, & also includes a private bedroom, as well as a breakfast nook area. This book is extremely long, and has a tough sell in making Queen Mary a sympathetic figure. The author does a good job of that, showing Mary to be filled with a sense of duty and a life altering belief that the monarchy must be honored and upheld no matter the personal costs/5(26).

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sitwell, Osbert, Queen Mary and others.

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Tooling around in the vast royal Daimler and tearing down ivy with her bare hands are the Queen Mother's favorite occupations, according to this flatulent, maundering tour through the drawing rooms of the pedigreed class. ""I have never paid attention to the shibboleths of the fashionable world,"" ""declares Sitwell, ""but I remember being brought up to regard napkin-rings as very vulgar.

"The Other Queen" focuses on the first years of Mary's imprisonment in England, begun when she was just 26 years old. The timeframe of the book is from throughwith a final entry in The book alternates between three narrators: George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury; his wife Bess; and Mary herself.5/5(6).

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Are you familiar with it. As for Queen Mary, she was an ice cube who cared only for material possessions. Period. There are no 2 ways of looking at it, however hard it is for someone to swallow.

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