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Image for The Strand Coronation Souvenir; Vol. XCII, No. 555A. March, 1937

The Strand Coronation Souvenir; Vol. XCII, No. 555A. March, 1937

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Strand Magazine/George Newnes, Ltd.: 1937

Seller ID: 004732

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original royal blue soft cover decorated in gold with circular window backed by coat-of-arms. Very bright, clean condition except for 3 inch tear at foot of spine. No writing. Some colour illustrations. The coronation of George VI and Elizabeth, as well as charming portraits of Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret Rose. 48 pp. plus 12 pp. ads. View more info

Image for The City of London, The Prince and Princess of Wales, and the Colonies

The City of London, The Prince and Princess of Wales, and the Colonies

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Corporation of the City of London: 1902

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007109

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original beige softcover in beige wrapper. Wrapper suffers a thumb-size nibbling at the foot of the verso. Text clean and easily-readable. Centred on a reception given to the royal couple after their return from a visit to the Colonies. The speeches are full of fluff and nonsense for the most part, but the brief reference to the travel records of the various monarchs is interesting. 68 pp. View more info

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The House of Windsor; George V to George VI

By: Acland, Capt. Eric and Bartlett, E.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, John C. Winston Co, Limited: 1937

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007991

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. DJ unclipped, but chipped along head. 408 pp. View more info

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The Kaisers

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: $32.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1971

Edition: First British Edition 1971

Seller ID: 008628

Condition: Very Good


Original black paper boards. Unclipped DJ. "The story of six people whose bitter differences were a microcosm of, and greatly influenced, a national conflict which echoed all round the world." - DJ. 276 pp. View more info

Image for Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh and Their Children (Volume I)

Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh and Their Children (Volume I)

By: Batchelor, Vivien

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pitkins: 1951

Seller ID: 011669

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. DJ worn at spine and corners. 64 pp. View more info

Image for England's Seat of Majesty; An Account of the Coronation Ceremonies, of George VI's Life, His Homes and Palaces

England's Seat of Majesty; An Account of the Coronation Ceremonies, of George VI's Life, His Homes and Palaces

By: Broad, Lewis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.:

Seller ID: 007327

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. This book was written for the coronation of King Edward, and rewritten for the coronation of King George. Prize inscription with previous owner's name and date (1938). The ceremonies, symbols, and regalia. A thousand years of crownings. "How I Was Crowned" by Queen Victoria. Royal homes. Coronation Day. 288 pp. plus catalog of gift books. View more info

Image for Kings & Queens of England; A Royal History from Egbert to Elizabeth II

Kings & Queens of England; A Royal History from Egbert to Elizabeth II

By: Cawthorne, Nigel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing, Ltd.: 2009

Seller ID: 007372

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated paper boards. DJ duplicates cover. From the Saxon kings to the House of Windsor. Saxon Kings, Normans, Plantagenets, Lancaster and York, Tudors, Stuarts, Hanoverians, Saxe-Coburgs, and Windsors. ISBN 978-1-84837-595-6. 208 pp. View more info

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Catherine the Great

By: Dixon, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers: 2009

Edition: First U.S. Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011895

ISBN: 978-0-06-078627

Condition: Very Good


White paper boards backed in blue. No writing or damage except black remainder mark on foot. The story of the advantageous marriage of a German princess into the even more prestigious Russian hierarchy, who, by hook and by crook, ruled from 1762 to her death in 1796. 432 pp. with index. View more info

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Honour the King; A Royal Jubilee Book

By: Gorman, Major J.T.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Collins' Clear-type Press: 1935

Seller ID: 006595

Condition: Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Tiny tear head of spine. Presentation bookplate from IODE. Portrait of King Edward VIII glued to first free endpaper. Eight striking full-page colour portraits of various members of the royal family. 128 pp. View more info

Image for Arbella Stuart: Royal Lady of Hardwick and Cousin to King James

Arbella Stuart: Royal Lady of Hardwick and Cousin to King James

By: Handover, P.M.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1957

Edition: Believed First. (No Additional Printings

Seller ID: 003398

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. DJ repaired inside head and foot with invisible tape. Arbella was sometimes considered as a successor to Queen Elizabeth I, but after a series of near betrothals she finally married in secret, which brought the displeasure of King James, who had the two imprisoned separately. Arbella died in the Tower of London in 1615. 333 pp. View more info

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Richard III; The Man Behind the Myth

By: Hicks, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 1991

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005055

ISBN: 1855850737

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. DJ unclipped. Previous owner's seal is the only fault. Another "He wasn't such a bad guy, after all" approach to the mystery of Richard III. 176 pp. View more info

Victoria; Sixty Years a Queen

By: Lancefield, Richard T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, G.M. Rose and Sons, Publishers: 1897

Seller ID: 012940

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Gift note in black marker. Many illustrations and portraits. Scuffed at head and foot of spine. 503 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Queen Mother

By: Morrow, Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Granada Publishing, Ltd.: 1984

Seller ID: 007949

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon composition on boards. DJ price-clipped. Previous owner's name and bookplate. 241 pp., including index. View more info

Image for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; Her Life of Service as Princess Elizabeth

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; Her Life of Service as Princess Elizabeth

By: Peacock, Lady

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011979

Condition: Good


Pale yellow cloth on boards. DJ price-clipped and heavily chipped and torn head and foot. Photos of the Queen at various ages. 148 pp. View more info

Image for Richard III and the Princes in the Tower

Richard III and the Princes in the Tower

By: Pollard, A.J.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton: 1991

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005042

ISBN: 0862996600

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. Many colour photos and drawings throughout. Opinions differ markedly as to Richard III's place in history, but it cannot be denied that it was critical. 260 pp. View more info

Image for Recollections of Three Reigns

Recollections of Three Reigns

By: Ponsonby, Sir Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, E. P. Dutton and Co.: 1952

Seller ID: 010885

Condition: Good Plus


Maroon cloth on boards. First free endpaper removed. No writing. Queen Victoria, King Edward VII, and King George V. Prepared for press by Colin Welch. 509 pp. View more info

Image for Alice Grand Duchess of Hesse; Princess of Great Britain and Ireland (Belgravia Ship's Library)

Alice Grand Duchess of Hesse; Princess of Great Britain and Ireland (Belgravia Ship's Library)

By: Princess Helena of the United Kingdom

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1884

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003239

Condition: Good


Original red 1/4 pigskin with corner tips on red cloth boards. Faint seal of Anchor Line printed on cover, and catalogue of the library of the steamship, Belgravia, printed on both inside covers. This is number 73 of 85 books in the ship's library. Built at Glasgow by D.& W. Henderson in 1881, she was pressed into service to India. After about 40 sailings, she struck rocks at Sheep's Cove, about half-a-mile inside Black Point, near Saint John, on May 22, 1896. Four ... View more info

The Story of Princess Elizabeth; Brought Up To Date and Including Some Stories of Princess Margaret

By: Ring, Anne

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1932

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012214

Condition: Very Good


Brown leather over-jacket made in Italy. Blue cloth on boards. Corner damage to leather over-jacket. 127 pp. View more info

Image for The Crown Jewels and Other Regalia in the Tower of London

The Crown Jewels and Other Regalia in the Tower of London

By: Sitwell, Major-General H.D.W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Viscount Kemsley: 1953

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006932

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original royal purple cloth on boards. Covers have mottled fading. Interior clean and undamaged. Edited by Clarence Winchester. The author has tried to weave the parts of the subject together into one continuous story. More information on the royal gems is included here than has been seen before. Eight full-page colour plates. 32 monochrome plates. Patterned endpapers. 116 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for The Year of Three Kings; 1483

The Year of Three Kings; 1483

By: St. Aubyn, Giles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Atheneum: 1983

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005025

ISBN: 0689114095

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue paper boards backed in red cloth. When King Edward IV died, his son, Edward V, took his place. However, Richard III, brother to Edward IV, was able to seize the throne after persuading the powers-that-be that Edward IV was illegitimate. No writing or damage. Previous owner's seal. 288 pp. View more info