Victoria and Albert Author:David Duff Their love is legend. — She was the high-spirited princess, raised in simplicity and isolation at the royal palace, who was crowned Queen of England when only eighteen and became the adored and guiding light of her romantic country. — He was her handsome cousin, an auburn-haired, blue-eyed youth of twenty, who accepted her ecstatic proposal and be... more »came the reigning monarch of England in all but name.
When they met she was Queen and a passionate vivacious girl--he was conscientious an forceful, and determined to rule all that was in his domain.
Here is the saga of the often stormy, always devoted royal courtship and marriage--the moving story of two people who pitted their love against their clashing personalities and the powerful people who sought to dominate them.« less