The life and times of George IV

by Alan Warwick Palmer

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 214
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  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
  • Subjects:

    • George, IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830,
    • Regency -- Great Britain,
    • Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820,
    • Great Britain -- History -- George IV, 1820-1830,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography
    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 220.

      Statement[by] Alan Palmer. Introd. by Antonia Fraser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA538.A1 P35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5334071M
      ISBN 100297994351
      LC Control Number72187322

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George IV's life was more outrageous than the most exuberant of Georgette Heyer's fictional characters, who lived in his times. This long book will keep you amused, informed, and well-engaged.

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Notes. Cover title: Harper's family library. Life and times of George IV. By the Rev. George Croly. With a portrait. Complete in one : London: George Weidenfeld & Nicolson/ Book Club Associates, General editor Antonia Fraser.

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George IV (George Augustus Frederick; 12 August – 26 June ) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover from the death of his father, King George III, on 29 January until his own death ten years until his accession, he served as regent during his father's final mental illness.

George IV was the eldest child of King George Predecessor: George III. Very interesting but some sections were a real slog. (The chapter 'The Year of Three Kings' was great, though.) A very detailed look at Albert 'Bertie', Prince of York who became King George VI - his childhood, early adulthood, married life, the abdication crisis, World War II, the loss of India and the building of the Commonwealth, and more/5.

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He wrote more than 60 books throughout his lifetime including The Road to Tyburn (), Il Duce: The Life of Benito Mussolini(), George IV: Prince of Wales, (), and George IV: Regent and King, ().

Hibbert was awarded the Heinemann Award for Literature in for The Destruction of Lord Raglan. His late wife, Veronica Palmer collaborated on several of his books. Honours and awards. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in Bibliography Biographies.

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This engrossing biography of George IV, king of England from togives a full and objective reassessment of the monarch's character, reputation, and achievement. Previous writers have tended to accept the unfavorable verdicts of the king's contemporaries that he was a dissolute, pleasure-loving dilettante and a feeble and ineffective ruler who was 3/5(1).

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