Queen Victoria: Her Life and Reign. A Study of British Monarchical Institutions and the Queen's Personal Career, Foreign Policy, and Imperial Influence. By J. Castell Hopkins with a Preface by The Marquess of Dufferin and Ava, K.P., G.C.B., Ere. Late Governor-General of Canada and Viceroy of India. The Bradley-Garretson Company, Ltd.: Toronto and Brantford, 513 pp., 1896. With many illustrations.