Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death. On 1 May 1876, She inherited the throne at the age of 18, after her father's three elder brothers had all died, leaving no surviving legitimate children. The United Kingdom was already an established constitutional monarchy, in which the sovereign held relatively little direct political power. Privately, Victoria attempted to influence government policy and ministerial appointments; publicly, she became a national icon who was identified with strict standards of personal morality.
19th Century autograph book, in fair condition, cover of book is seperated from rest of book, with numerous signatures. Including Queen Victoria, certified by JSA. Additional uncertified signatures include:Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, former British Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, with approximately 6 dozen unidentified 19th century signatures, an additional 4 dozen unidentified signatures are included in a seperate bag. This will give a history slueth something to investigate.