royalty: Sir Michael Gambon as Lord Salisbury and Dame Judi Dench as Queen Victoria
Victoria's 1840 contract with Maori chiefs was one answer to that question: 'expressions of loyalty to Queen Victoria
was a narrative device that allowed Kotahitanga members to express their political will in terms that made sense to them' (p.
It sounded again later when passengers from Queen Victoria
were among those attending a Lusitania memorial service at the Irish port Cobh, led by Irish President Michael D Higgins.
Yet they became a best seller when published in 1907, and would be the prime authority for Lytton Strachey's celebrated demolition of Queen Victoria
published fourteen years later.
Book expert at auctioneers Bonhams, Henry Baggott, told the publication that the letters throw a fascinating light on the private Queen Victoria
, who was the longest-reigning monarch in history from 1837 to 1901, shared her political and personal recollections in journals that come alive with historic detail.
LONDON: A pair of silk bloomers that belonged to Britain's Queen Victoria
has sold at auction for 9,375 pounds ($14,950) -- three times the underwear's pre-sale estimate.
Peter Shanks, the company president, said, 'We are pleased that Queen Victoria
will winter in the Americas again, pairing the ship's unique intimate elegance with some of the most awe-inspiring destinations in the world.
It has been a tragedy for humanity that such a situation did not exist at the death of queen Victoria
Birmingham's famous statue of Queen Victoria
has been returned to its former glory complete with missing sceptre.
Cunard LineOs Queen Victoria
made its inaugural visit to San Francisco on Wednesday, Jan.
We are delighted with this opportunity to showcase Queen Victoria
to the travel trade," said Ashok Kumar of Cruise Master Middle East.