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Queen Victoria

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Definition queen of Great Britain and Ireland and empress of India from 1837 to 1901 when the monarchy had primarily symbolic power; the last Hanoverian ruler of England (1819-1901)
  • The Victorian era is in reference to the 63 years that Queen Victoria ruled.
Queen Victoria = queen of Great Britain and Ireland and empress of India from 1837 to 1901 when the monarchy had primarily symbolic power
  • This spectacle was witnessed by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in 1845.
    Mark Twain  --  The Prince and The Pauper
  • Queen Victoria was the longest queen.
    Richard Lederer  --  A Brief History of the World
  • —Manfred, St. Christopher, or Queen Victoria?
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • She was plump and dumpy now, rather like Queen Victoria, and she received him faithfully.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • 'This music crept by me upon the waters' 257 And along the Strand, up Queen Victoria Street.
    T.S. Eliot  --  The Waste Land
  • But then again, I am a trained scientist, the personal phrenologist to Queen Victoria herself.
    Alexs Pate  --  Amistad
  • See yourself—a little Queen Victoria trotting round.
    D.H. Lawrence  --  Sons and Lovers
  • He was Prince Leopold, Queen Victoria's youngest son, and he had been sent to Christ Church so that Dean Liddell might oversee his education.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • It was not difficult to persuade them to give him return passage in exchange for the cabin he had surrendered to the representative of Queen Victoria.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • You act like you were a combination of Queen Victoria and Cleopatra.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Babbitt
  • Queen Victoria had a party there or something.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • I remember Queen Victoria's advice to her daughter: Close your eyes and think of England.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid's Tale
  • Statues of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, or something?
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • Will she have orange blossoms embroidered on her dress for luck as Queen Victoria did?
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • Word of his gift spread and in 1858 he was summoned to Windsor Castle in England to calm a horse of Queen Victoria's.
    Nicholas Evans  --  The Horse Whisperer
  • Half the English-speaking world has heard of Admiral Worthington—a naval hero, decorated by Queen Victoria herself.
    Libba Bray  --  A Great and Terrible Beauty
  • The scarf's a hundred years old, and it was given to you by Queen Victoria right before she died, for special services to the Crown or something.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • "Queen Victoria was different," murmured Mahmoud Ali.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • "Queen Victoria," the Indian boy said quickly.
    Margaret Craven  --  I Heard the Owl Call My Name

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