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Agnes Strickland"s Lives of the queens of England

Agnes Strickland

Agnes Strickland"s Lives of the queens of England

by Agnes Strickland

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Published by Continuum International Pub. Group in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Queens

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 9).

    Other titlesStrickland"s Lives of the queens of England
    Statementintroduced and selected by Antonia Fraser
    SeriesContinuum histories
    ContributionsFraser, Antonia, 1932-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA28.2 .S722 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25062285M
    ISBN 109781441109477
    LC Control Number2011381786

    Cambridge Core - British History - Lives of the Queens of England from the Norman Conquest - by Agnes Strickland. Lives of the Queens of England and its sequel Lives of the Queens of Scotland remain important landmarks in the development of biography as a genre, and provide interesting perspectives on women's contribution to Author: Agnes Strickland, Elizabeth Strickland. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Strickland, Agnes, Agnes Strickland's Queens of England. Boston: Estes & Lauriat, © (OCoLC)

      The Stricklands then changed their title to ‘Lives of the Queens of England,’ and the first and second volumes duly appeared in Agnes's name was alone given as author on the title-page, Elizabeth having an invincible objection to publicity. Owing to an unbusiness-like agreement with Henry Colburn [q. v.], the publisher, the authors.   "The Lives of the Queens of England" were among the most popular of all Victorian historical publications. They remain an important pioneering achievement in the writing of historical biography. Agnes Strickland worked in manuscript collections and managed to obtain access to the state paper :

      The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elisabeth. These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in Although by today's standards, it is not seen as a very scholarly work, the Stricklands used many sources . Lives of the Queens of England, From the Norman Conquest by STRICKLAND, Agnes Seller Imperial Fine Books Published Condition Very good Edition A New Edition, Revised and Greatly Augmented.


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This is not Vol.1 of Agnes Stricklands' famous HISTORY OF THE QUEENS OF ENGLAND. This is an abridgment by Rose Kaufman, done in It starts with Matilda Of Flanders,wife of William the Conquerer and ends with Katherine Parr, last wife of Henry : Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest, Volume 10 Agnes Strickland Full view - Agnes Strickland, Elisabeth Strickland No preview available - that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book, out of that which is before the priests the Levites.

Some rubbing to leather and boards. A Very Good set. With: Agnes Strickland autograph letter, signed, Oct. 13,"Dear Madam.". One sheet folded to make four pages, all are used, about words. Miss Strickland "shall have much pleasure if the designs in 'Lives of the Queens of England' " can be issued as needlework projects.

The Lives of the Queens of England, Volume 8 by Agnes STRICKLAND ( - ) and Elisabeth STRICKLAND ( - ) Genre(s): Biography & Autobiography Read by: Ann Boulais in English Chapters. “MUCH VALUABLE MATERIAL NOT TO BE FOUND ELSEWHERE”: STRICKLAND’S ILLUSTRATED QUEENS OF ENGLAND, BEAUTIFULLY BOUND.

STRICKLAND, Agnes. Lives of the Queens of England. London: Colburn, Eight volumes. Octavo, early 20th century full red morocco, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spines and boards, marbled.

The Lives of the Queens of England Volume 1 by Agnes STRICKLAND ( - ) and Elisabeth STRICKLAND ( - ) Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Biography & Autobiography, History Read by: Ann Boulais. Agnes Strickland's Lives of the Queens of England () marked a new era in the writing of English history by women.

'Facts not opinions' was the watchword of these historical biographies, which were based on pioneering manuscript research. Yet, as Antonia Fraser explains, the title-page attributing the Lives to Agnes Strickland masked a work of joint authorship.

Agnes may. Get this from a library. Agnes Strickland's Lives of the queens of England. [Agnes Strickland; Antonia Fraser] -- Strickland was possibly the most celebrated English female historical biographer of the 19th century. Antonia Fraser selects.

The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elisabeth. These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in   ‎The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elisabeth.

These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in Although by today's standards, it is not seen as a Author: Librivox.

The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elizabeth. These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in /5(27). The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elizabeth.

These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in /5(1). Edinburgh and London: Henry Colburn / William Blackwood and Sons, Agnes Strickland ( - ) was an English historical writer and poet.

Her chief works are Lives of the Queens of England, Lives of the Queens of Scotland and English Princesses, and. The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elizabeth.

These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in /5(27). ‎The Lives of the Queens of England is a multi-volumed work attributed to Agnes Strickland, though it was mostly researched and written by her sister Elizabeth.

These volumes give biographies of the queens of England from the Norman Conquest in Although by today's standards, it is not seen as a Author: Librivox.Guizot, in acknowledging the reception of the first two volumes of the "Lives of the Queens of England," writes to Agnes in"I have read them, Mademoiselle, with lively pleasure.

It is a charming work. You have studied from the source, and .