Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

A Royal Upstairs Downstairs on the Isle of Wight: Queen Victoria's Visit to "The Orchard", Niton Undercliff

Buy Article:

$28.76 + tax (Refund Policy)

Recently discovered correspondence illustrates the impact on the Gordon family and their servants of a decision by Queen Victoria to have an indoor picnic at their unoccupied house. Still in her period of extended mourning for the death of the Prince Consort, the Queen was concerned to avoid any public gaze. The niceties of aristocratic manners, the imperviousness of Queen Victoria to the demands she was making on others and the hierarchical responses from all involved in this simple expedition are illustrated by this episode.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: June 1, 2014

More about this publication?
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more