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Author Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.

Title At her majesty's request : an African princess in Victorian England / by Walter Dean Myers.

Imprint New York : Scholastic, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 BONETTA,S MYE    Available
Description xii, 146 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 143).
Summary Biography of the African princess saved from execution and taken to England where Queen Victoria oversaw her upbringing and where she lived for a time before marrying an African missionary.
Awards Orbis Pictus Honor, 2000
Subject Bonetta, Sarah Forbes, 1843?- -- Juvenile literature.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Friends and associates -- Juvenile literature.
Bonetta, Sarah Forbes, 1843?-
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Friends and associates.
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Missionaries' spouses -- Africa, West -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Africans -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Princesses -- Nigeria -- Oyo State -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Nigerians -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers.
Women -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Juvenile works.
ISBN 0590486705

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