The Letters of King George IV 1812-1830 3 Part Set: Published by Authority of His Late Majesty King George V

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These 1938 volumes contain a selection from upwards of 16,000 letters and documents preserved at Windsor. They are transcribed fully annotated, with minimum alteration and an introduction dealing with the persons and events to which the letters bear reference. The intimate letters of this selection reveal the character of George IV, and are more satisfactory as sources than gossip and diaries. Many are also, of course, of great value for the understanding of affairs of State. The King remained the real head of the State, ...

The Letters of King George IV 1812-1830 3 Part Set: Published by Authority of His Late Majesty King George V 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107601215

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