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George IV: Inspiration of the Regency

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A father of modern celebrity, King George IVof England is contextualized against the cultural backdrop of his age: The Regency.

Already a byword for taste and extravagance when he became Prince Regent in 1811, George IV remains as vivid and notorious a figure today as he was in his own time. He provided the monarchs who followed him with a lesson in how and how not to condu
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Hardcover, 480 pages
Published April 15th 2002 by St. Martin's Press
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