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Published by Ulverscroft Large Print Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Large type books,
  • King of Great Britain,,
  • Fiction,
  • Large Print,
  • consort of George II, King of Great Britain,,
  • 1683-1760,
  • Caroline,,
  • 1683-1737,
  • George,
  • II,

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesShadows of the Crown Series
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages710
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9374990M
ISBN 100854565957
ISBN 109780854565955

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Jean Plaidy not only has a gift for making history easy to read, but easy to understand. This book should be read after "Queen in Waiting.". George I has finally died, and George II is proclaimed King and Caroline of Ansbach, his wife, is the Queen. Much to their dismay, almost all /5(16). The very British and rather brilliant author Flora Fraser, began her work on the best-selling, "The Unruly Queen," when her editor, Robert Gottlieb, suggested that she write about Queen Caroline. In case your history is foggy, Queen Caroline, born Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel in , was the wife of George IV of by: Caroline The Queen (U) (Shadows of the Crown Series) [Jean Plaidy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(16). Caroline, the queen. [Jean Plaidy] -- Queen Caroline flatters George II so that he agrees with decisions that she and Prime Minister Robert Walpole have secretly discussed, but George continues to show his disdain for the English he.

Queen Caroline, who briefly held title when King George IV was crowned in is numbered among the former. Vulgar, selfish, and undisciplined, she "There are two types of British queens," says Columbia University historian David Cannadine."Those who hold the position strictly as wife of the king, and those (few) who have ruled as sovereign in /5.   The Trial of Queen Caroline is a fascinating look at history in Britian. The author has done a wonderful job of research. Caroline was the spouse of George IV and the two hated each other from the start. It is a wonder that they did produce one offspring, Princess Charlotte. She would have become queen of England if she had not by: 1. Quickly David flung open the book and wrote as fast as he could "With her book in the hands of others, Queen Cylithia's magic was destroyed, and the guards could only watch amazed as the Queen aged and died before their eyes." And because David had written it in the book, that was what happened. The guards ran from the room, screaming with fear. Caroline, the Queen | Jean Plaidy | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.

The Queen Caroline Affair, George, Prince of Wales, was prevailed upon to marry his cousin Caroline of Brunswick as his part of a deal; in return, parliament promised to pay off his enormous debts. George had already married Maria Fitzherbert, a Roman Catholic widow; however, the marriage was void in accordance with the terms of the Royal Marriages Act of Caroline, Queen consort of George II King of Great Britain; Caroline, Queen consort of George II King of Great Britain: Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jean Plaidy. Anne had been the Queen and Caroline, though she might one day bear that proud title, would be but a Queen Consort, and that was very different from a Queen Regnant. Very different indeed. For when a Queen Consort depended on the whims of a choleric little husband she would have to be very careful. Yet she was recognized for a clever woman.4/5(32).   Buy a cheap copy of Caroline, the Queen book by Jean Plaidy. Caroline's long wait is up. George I is dead, and her husband is King. They immediately make the unfortunate discovery that most of the jewels and inheritance have Free shipping over $/5(2).