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A Queen for All Seasons

Joanna Lumley

5 mins

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Joanna Lumley's collection of first-hand insights and observations of Queen Elizabeth II seeks to celebrate the achievement of the Commonwealth's longest-reigning monarch.


A Queen for All Seasons

A Queen for All Seasons

by Joanna Lumley


Queen Elizabeth II is a remarkable figure. Reigning for seventy years, she is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee. The Queen has maintained a steady presence through times of crises and victory, but few people are aware of the extraordinary nature of her calm rule.

Dame Joanna Lumley is an award-winning actress, presenter, model, and activist. In A Queen for All Seasons, Lumley curates different accounts of Britain's beloved Queen Elizabeth II, aiming to shed light on her skillful leadership over the decades.

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She vowed to be a new person for the rest of her life, and set about becoming all that she had promised, faithful to her word, a servant of many nations but wearing a crown. A queen for all seasons.

- Joanna Lumley

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