Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Harris, Frances

Title A passion for government : the life of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough / Frances Harris
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991


Description 1 online resource (viii, 421 pages) : illustrations
Summary A scholarly biography of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough. She was the favourite of Queen Anne, the devoted wife and political associate of her most powerful subject, the passionate ally or bitter enemy of leading figures of her day and in her widowhood the head of one of England's great families
Analysis Social life History, 1660-1820
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 404-411) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL pda
Print version record
Subject Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill, Duchess of, 1660-1744.
Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill, Duchess of, 1660-1744.
Favorites, Royal -- Great Britain -- Biography
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography
Courts and courtiers.
Favorites, Royal.
Politics and government
Great Britain -- History -- Anne, 1702-1714 -- Biography
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1714.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1714-1760.
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Biography
Great Britain.
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191675232