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❴Download❵ ➻ The Quest for Queen Mary Author James Pope-Hennessy – 19th-century.co 'A delightful insight into an eclectic life' The Daily Telegraph'Very funny and astutea loathly feast for royal watchers' Hilary Mantel New Statesman Books of the Year 2018'A complete delight conjurin'A delightful insight into an eclectic life' The Daily Telegraph'Very funny and astutea loathly feast for royal watchers' Hilary Mantel New Statesman Books of the Year 2018'A complete delight conjuring up with a few sharp strokes of the pen a mad exotic species from a world gone by'Craig Brown Mail on Sunday'Gloriously indiscreetthe best royal book ever'Harry Mount Financial.

TimesWhen James Pope Hennessy began his work on ueen Mary's official biography it opened the door to meetings with royalty court members and retainers around Europe The series of candid observations secrets and indiscretions contained in his notes were to be kept private for 50 years Now published in full for the first time and edited by the highly admired royal biographer.

quest kindle queen pdf mary free The Quest mobile for Queen kindle Quest for Queen pdf The Quest for Queen Mary EpubTimesWhen James Pope Hennessy began his work on ueen Mary's official biography it opened the door to meetings with royalty court members and retainers around Europe The series of candid observations secrets and indiscretions contained in his notes were to be kept private for 50 years Now published in full for the first time and edited by the highly admired royal biographer.

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  1. Andrew J Andrew J says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubLike other people who have reviewed this book on the website I was attracted by the glowing reviews in the national press IN particular Max Hastings in the TImes However having finished reading the book I have come to the conclusion it was nothing than rather a dull read and whilst mildly interesting I am left wondering what all the hype was about in the pressThere were without doubt some crumbs of information in the book some of them repeated from the various sources interviewed throughrout the text of the book but not enough to be engrossing or indeed to keep me interested in the subject I ended up finishing the book out of a sense of duty rather then enjoyment There were a few funny bits in it; for example the old Duke of Gloucester asking if Uncle Eddy The Duke of Cla


  2. Mrs Mc Mrs Mc says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubI have purchased this as a Christmas gift for my elderly mother as she actually met ueen Mary Having dipped into it myself it is very interesting however readers should be aware there are uite a lot of guidance notes at the start of chapters explaining who people were and backgrounding meetings etc Some of the nobility mentioned in this book are several generations ago hence the notes That said the book looks like an interesting read and at a competitive price Arrived promptly


  3. The Last Man to Let You Down The Last Man to Let You Down says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubRoyal biographies are invariably expurgated and as such dull as ditchwater rather like their subjects Not so with this wondrous unexpurgated edition of JPH’s notes marvellously edited by Hugo Vickers ueen Mary was a complex character who blossomed in glorious eccentricity after the death of her martinet husband George V The granddaughter she so disliked and ignored Princess Margaret would come to be like her in so many respects A great read and thoroughly to be recommended


  4. westmer westmer says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubA very readable account There’s something fascinating about digging through honest jottings probably never meant to see daylight insights into fragile personalities glimpses of the bizarre daily life of palaces revealing anecdotes frank opinions amusing asides“


  5. Loverofbooks Loverofbooks says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubWhat an extraordinarily wonderful book A panoply of the resources that Pope Hennessey used to write his magisterial biography of ueen Mary Hugo Vick


  6. Chris S, LDN Chris S, LDN says:

    eBook James Pope-Hennessy å eBook The Quest for Queen Mary PDF ´ The Quest eBook å 19th century.co quest kindle, queen pdf, mary free, The Quest mobile, for Queen kindle, Quest for Queen pdf, The Quest for Queen Mary EpubI loved this book and would recommend without hesitation to anyone interested in either the royal family and not just the UK royals all the European houses get a look in or aristocratic society of the first half of the 20th century This book is made up of the interview notes the author made of his interviews for his book on ueen Mary which I hadn't read but have now ordered He interviews everyone form nannies and housekeepers to Norwegian Swedish and German royals and other people who would have been friends of ueen Mary As they were his notes rather than something to be published they are a bit candid and bitchy than you'd otherwise expect and are great fun I read this on holiday and loved it though if you're anything like me the family tree page will be well thumbed by the end I had to keep going back to see who was brotheruncleson etc particularly as they often use the same names A very enjoyable and camp book


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