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Follies

Follies

by Whitelaw, J

Follies

This book defines what a folly is and shows that these architectural curiosities are to be found all over Britain. Some are on hilltops or in remote places, while others, almost unnoticed, stand beside the roads...
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George I The Lucky King

George I The Lucky King

by Tim Blanning

George I The Lucky King

George I was not the most charismatic of the Hanoverian monarchs to have reigned in England but he was probably the most important. He was certainly the luckiest.Born the youngest son of a landle...
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George II

George II

by Andrew C. thompson

George II

Despite a long and eventful reign, Britain's George II is a largely forgotten monarch, his achievements overlooked and his abilities misunderstood. This landmark biography uncovers extensive new evidence in Br...
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Georgiana : Duchess of Devonshire

Georgiana : Duchess of Devonshire

by Amanda Foreman

Georgiana : Duchess of Devonshire

Sex, intrigue and adultery in the world of high politics and huge wealth in late eighteenth-century England. Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire was one of the most flamboyant and influent...
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In Bed With The Georgians

In Bed With The Georgians

by Mike Rendell

In Bed With The Georgians: Sex, Scandal And Satire In The 18th Century

In Bed with the Georgians provides a fascinating insight into life under the bed-clothes in Georgian England, where the Madams and pimps were able t...
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In Defence Of Emma

In Defence Of Emma

by Sylvia K. robinson

In Defence of Emma : A new assessment of Emma, Lady Hamilton

Determined to disprove the derogatory and unsubstantiated allegations made against her, Sylvia Robinson has meticulously researched extensive source material ...
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In These Times

In These Times

by Jenny Uglow

In These Times : Living in Britain through Napoleon's Wars 1793-1815

This book is Short-listed for the Duff Cooper Prize. As the Napoleonic wars raged, what was life really like for those left at home? Award-winning soc...
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Jacobites: A New History Of The '45 Rebellion

Jacobites: A New History Of The '45 Rebellion

by Jacqueline Riding

Jacobites

The 1745 Jacobite Rebellion was a turning point in British history. When Charles Edward Stuart, commonly known as the Young Pretender, sailed from France to Scotland in July 1745, and with only a handful of su...
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Joseph Wood 1750-1821 : A Yorkshire Quaker An Introduction to his Life Ministry and Writings

Joseph Wood 1750-1821 : A Yorkshire Quaker An Introduction to his Life Ministry and Writings

by Pamela Cooksey

Joseph Wood 1750-1821: A Yorkshire Quaker, An Introduction to His Life, Ministry & Writings

An introduction to a remarkable man who was both a true Quaker of the Quietest years and a prolific writer. Based on the conten...
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Kings Of Georgian Britain

Kings Of Georgian Britain

by Catherine Curzon

Kings of Georgian Britian

For over a century of turmoil, upheaval and scandal, Great Britain was a Georgian land. From the day the German-speaking George I stepped off the boat from Hanover, to the night that George IV,...
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Life In The Georgian Court

Life In The Georgian Court

by Catherine Curzon

Life in the Georgian Court

As the glittering Hanoverian court gives birth to the English Georgian era, a golden age of royalty dawns in Europe. Houses rise and fall, births, marriages and scandals change the course of h...
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London in the Eighteenth Century

London in the Eighteenth Century

by Jerry White

London in the Eighteenth Century : A Great and Wonderous Thing

London in the eighteenth century was very much a new city, risen from the ashes of the Great Fire. With thousands of homes and many landmark buildings destr...
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Mansions Of Misery

Mansions Of Misery

by Jerry White

Mansions Of Misery : A Biography of the Marshalsea Debtors' Prison

For Londoners of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, debt was a part of everyday life. But when your creditors lost their patience, you might be th...
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Mrs Jordan's Profession

Mrs Jordan's Profession

by Claire Tomalin

Mrs Jordan's Profession

Mrs Jordan's Profession is the acclaimed biography of Dora Jordan by bestselling author Claire Tomalin. "Intelligent, finely made and wonderfully readable. As gripping as the best fiction". (Inde...
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My Dear Hamy

My Dear Hamy

by Martin Thomas

My Dear Hamy : Insights and Intrigues at the Court of Caroline Princess of Wales

Devotees of the excellent ITV series ‘Victoria', may wonder why the young Queen is so fearful of pregnancy and why Leopold, King of the ...
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Nelson : Britannia's God of War

Nelson : Britannia's God of War

by Andrew Lambert

Nelson : Britannia's God Of War

Nelson explores the professional, personal, intellectual and practical origins of one man's genius, to understand how Britain's greatest warrior enabled his country to survive the challe...
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No Ordinary Surgeon

No Ordinary Surgeon

by Dorothy Bentley Smith

No Ordinary Surgeon : The Life and Times of William Binley Dickinson

No Ordinary Surgeon centres around one of our most photographed works of art - the Boudicca group on the Thames Embankment opposite the Houses of Parl...
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Queens of Georgian Britain

Queens of Georgian Britain

by Catherine Curzon

Queens of Georgian Britain

Once upon a time there were four kings called George who, thanks to a quirk of fate, ruled Great Britain for over a century. Hailing from Germany, these occasionally mad, bad and infamous sove...
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Regency Spies

Regency Spies

by Sue Wilkes

Regency Spies : Secret Histories of Britain's Rebels & Revolutionaries

Sue Wilkes reveals the shadowy world of Britain's spies, rebels and secret societies from the late 1780s until 1820. Drawing on contemporary literat...
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Resolution

Resolution

by Emma Ellis & David Rutland

Resolution : Two Brothers. A Nation in Crisis. A World at War

John Manners, Marquis of Granby, famously led a cavalry charge during the Seven Years War in 1760, losing both hat and wig. A commander of skill and courage,...
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