Happy 200th Birthday to Queen Victoria

May 1st marks the 200th birthday of Queen Victoria.  Celebrate the Queen and the era that bares her name with one of these great books
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Albert : a life Jules Stewart Albert : a life cover image
Inventing the Victorians Matthew Sweet Inventing the Victorians cover image
Last days of glory : the death of Queen Victoria Tony Rennell Last days of glory : the death of Queen Victoria cover image
The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China Julia Lovell The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China cover image
The Victorian era John F Wukovits The Victorian era cover image
Black Victorians/Black Victoriana Black Victorians/Black Victoriana cover image
The countryside Virginia Schomp The countryside cover image
Three empires on the Nile : the Victorian jihad, 1869-1898 Dominic Green Three empires on the Nile : the Victorian jihad, 1869-1898 cover image
The Victorians A N Wilson The Victorians cover image
Shooting Victoria : madness, mayhem, and the rebirth of the British monarchy Paul Thomas Murphy Shooting Victoria : madness, mayhem, and the rebirth of the British monarchy cover image
Queen Victoria : a personal history Christopher Hibbert Queen Victoria : a personal history cover image
Victoriana : histories, fictions, criticism Cora Kaplan Victoriana : histories, fictions, criticism cover image
The militant suffrage movement : citizenship and resistance in Britain, 1860-1930 Laura E Nym Mayhall The militant suffrage movement : citizenship and resistance in Britain, 1860-1930 cover image
The spectacle of intimacy : a public life for the Victorian family Karen Chase The spectacle of intimacy : a public life for the Victorian family cover image
Acting naturally : Victorian theatricality and authenticity Lynn M Voskuil Acting naturally : Victorian theatricality and authenticity cover image
The Victorian fern craze Sarah Whittingham The Victorian fern craze cover image
Curious men : being a collection of freaks, frauds, and fine fellows Francis T Buckland Curious men : being a collection of freaks, frauds, and fine fellows cover image
A new England? : peace and war, 1886-1918 G R Searle A new England? : peace and war, 1886-1918 cover image
Victoria & Albert : a royal love affair Sara Sheridan Victoria & Albert : a royal love affair cover image
Twilight of splendor : the court of Queen Victoria during her diamond jubilee year Greg King Twilight of splendor : the court of Queen Victoria during her diamond jubilee year cover image
Victorian England Clarice Swisher Victorian England cover image
Mr. and Mrs. Disraeli : a strange romance Daisy Hay Mr. and Mrs. Disraeli : a strange romance cover image
Daily life in Victorian England Sally Mitchell Daily life in Victorian England cover image
Becoming Victoria Lynne Vallone Becoming Victoria cover image
The last princess : the devoted life of Queen Victoria's youngest daughter Matthew Dennison The last princess : the devoted life of Queen Victoria's youngest daughter cover image
Victorian England Victorian England cover image
The Victorian visitors : culture shock in nineteenth-century Britain Rupert Christiansen The Victorian visitors : culture shock in nineteenth-century Britain cover image
The British Empire and Queen Victoria in world history Catherine Bernard The British Empire and Queen Victoria in world history cover image
The ghost behind the masks : the Victorian poets and Shakespeare W David Shaw The ghost behind the masks : the Victorian poets and Shakespeare cover image
The city Virginia Schomp The city cover image
A magnificent obsession : Victoria, Albert, and the death that changed the British monarchy Helen Rappaport A magnificent obsession : Victoria, Albert, and the death that changed the British monarchy cover image
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion Mandy Kirkby A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion cover image
Victoria : a life A N Wilson Victoria : a life cover image
Emma Darwin : a Victorian life James Loy Emma Darwin : a Victorian life cover image
The lion and the unicorn : Gladstone vs Disraeli Richard Aldous The lion and the unicorn : Gladstone vs Disraeli cover image
Censoring Queen Victoria : how two gentlemen edited a queen and created an icon Yvonne M Ward Censoring Queen Victoria : how two gentlemen edited a queen and created an icon cover image
Victoria the queen : an intimate biography of the woman who ruled an empire Julia Baird Victoria the queen : an intimate biography of the woman who ruled an empire cover image
Queen Victoria : Twenty-Four Days That Changed Her Life Lucy Worsley Queen Victoria : Twenty-Four Days That Changed Her Life cover image
Victorian England Ruth Ashby Victorian England cover image
Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum Kathryn Hughes Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum cover image
The busiest man in England : the life of Joseph Paxton, gardener, architect, & Victorian visionary Kate Colquhoun The busiest man in England : the life of Joseph Paxton, gardener, architect, & Victorian visionary cover image
The Victorians A N Wilson The Victorians cover image
Heyday : the 1850s and the dawn of the global age Ben Wilson Heyday : the 1850s and the dawn of the global age cover image
Elizabeth Gaskell : Victorian culture, and the art of fiction : original essays for the bicentenary Elizabeth Gaskell : Victorian culture, and the art of fiction : original essays for the bicentenary cover image
The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China Julia Lovell The Opium War : drugs, dreams and the making of China cover image
The Victorian vision : inventing new Britain The Victorian vision : inventing new Britain cover image
Victorian culture and society : the essential glossary Victorian culture and society : the essential glossary cover image
How to be a Victorian : a dawn-to-dusk guide to Victorian life Ruth Goodman How to be a Victorian : a dawn-to-dusk guide to Victorian life cover image
Queen Victoria Walter L Arnstein Queen Victoria cover image
Victorian literature Victorian literature cover image