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Crowned in a far country

portraits of eight royal brides

by Michael of Kent, Princess.

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Empresses -- Europe -- Biography,
    • Queens -- Europe -- Biography,
    • Princesses -- Europe -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPrincess Michael of Kent.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD107.3 .M5 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 192 p., [64] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2719793M
      ISBN 101555840116
      LC Control Number86013156

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Tells the stories of Catherine the Great, Marie Antoinette, Maria Carolina, Leopoldina, Eugenie, Queen Victoria's daughter/5(3). About The Book Though of eminent birth and status in their own right, the women of Crowned in a Far Country all left the countries of their birth to marry heirs to great thrones.

They all shared an inbred sense of duty and a genuine desire to see it performed. None fought against what she saw as her destiny but only sought to fulfill it. Jan 31,  · Crowned in a Far Country Paperback – November 1, by Princess Michael, of Kent (Author) out of 5 stars 8 ratings See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(8).

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As such they had the potential for tremendous influence in many areas; domestic, artistic and cultural, fashion, gardening, child-rearing, food, and interior design. Apr 27,  · Though of eminent birth and status in their own right, the women of Crowned in a Far Country all left their home countries to marry into the most coveted royal seats in the world.

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Feb 06,  · Though of eminent birth and status in their own right, the women of Crowned in a Far Country all left the countries of their birth to marry heirs to great thrones. They all shared an inbred sense of duty and a genuine desire to see it performed.5/5(1).

CROWNED IN A FAR COUNTRY by Princess Michael of Kent | Kirkus Reviews The author's ongoing chronicle of royalty (The Serpent and the Moon,etc.) continues with the tales of poor little princesses married off abroad. Jan 01,  · In a Far Country is set in British-ruled India in the late 19th century and tells the story of Pree Fincastle, the daughter of two British missionaries living on an isolated mission near Lahore.

Left alone and penniless after her parents' tragic deaths, Pree sets off to look for her childhood friend, Kai, /5. Book Overview Though of eminent birth and status in their own right, the women of Crowned in a Far Country all left the countries of their birth to marry heirs to great thrones.

They all shared an inbred sense of duty and a genuine desire to see it performed. None fought against what she saw as her destiny but only sought to fulfill it/5(4).

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Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent is the author of several books: The Cheetah’s Tale, The Serpent and the Moon: Two Rivals for the Love of a Renaissance King, Crowned in a Far Country: Portraits of Eight Royal Brides, Cupid and the King: Five Royal Paramours, The Queen of Four Kingdoms and Agnes Sorel: Mistress of Beauty and Quicksilver.

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