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Silver Wedding The Record of Twenty Five Royal Years 1923-1948

By Wulff, Louis

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1948. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Celebrating the anniversary of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Some soiling on covers. Top and bottom of backstrip is fraying. Some fading on covers. Previous owner's name is on ffep..

$11.61

The Czar and the Sultan; Nicolas and Abdul Medjid: Their Private Lives and Public Actions. To Which is Added, The Turks in Europe: Their Rise and Decadence

By Gilson, Adrian & Bouvet, Francis

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1853. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Some fading on covers. Some pencil marks inside. Fairly tight. A small sticker was placed over the lettering on the spine..

$23.22

The King's Pilgrimage

London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1922. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A record of George V visit to graves of British and commonwealth soldiers buried far from home. Published by authority. Proceeds raised by this book went to assist relatives of the war dead (WWI) to visit the graves of their relatives. Purple covers are faded on edges. Corners are rubbed to boards. Some yellowing and spotting inside. Binding is cracking in centre..

$15.48

Royal Tour 1939 Maritime Edition

By Ware, William (Editor)

Halifax, Nova Scotia: McCurdy Printing, 1939. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Blue covers with gold lettering are faded. Covers are bowed. Professionally repaired with new end papers. Interior smells a bit musty..

$15.48

The Early Years of His Royal Highness The Prince Consort. Compiled under the Direction of Her Majesty the Queen

By Lieutenant-General The Honerable C. Grey

New York, U.S.A.: Harper & Brothers, 1867. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean, tight copy. Green cloth is bumped and frayed on to and bottom of spine..

$19.35

The Cathedral and Other Poems

By Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

Toronto: The Musson Book Company, Ltd., 1936. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Cover is faded on spine and back. Inside is very clean and tight..

$6.97

Peter the Great

By Motley, John Lothrop

London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1900. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Covers are very bright, some minor soiling. One endpaper is removed. Hinges are starting to loosen..

$9.29

Eugenie, Empress of the French A Popular Sketch

By Tschudi, Clara

New York: MacMillan and Co., 1899. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Authorised translation from the Norwegian. Covers are faded especially backstrip. Front endpaper is removed. Endpapers are discoloured. Front hinge is cracked..

$9.29

Julie The Royal Mistress

By Porter, McKenzie

Toronto: Gage Publishing, 1975. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Spine is creased. Some small creases on cover edges. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Slight smoky odour. The story of Edward the Duke of Kent's mistress..

$5.42

The Oficial Guide to Windsor Castle the Town and Neighbourhood of Windsor Illustrated with Views and Plan

By March, William

Windsor: Oxley & Son, 1933. Book. Good. Card Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Small sticker on front cover. Covers are yellowed. Inside clean..

$7.74

Voyage of State Canada- U.S.A.

By Young, G. Gordon

London: Hodder & Stoughton, Limited, 1939. Book. Illus. by Young, G.Gordon. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Covers clean. Backstrip yellowed. Page edges yellowed. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Inside clean. Some photos. An account of the King and Queen of England's voyage to Canada, the U.S.A. and Newfoundland in 1939..

$9.29

Alexander of Jugoslavia Strong Man of the Balkans

By Graham, Stephen

London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., 1938. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Black covers with gilt lettering on backstrip. May have been former library book as there is residue from what looks like a library card sleeve that was ripped out at rear of book. No other library markings. Book is very clean and tight..

$37.92

The Illustrious Life and Reign of King Edward VII

By Jackman, W.J.

Guelph, Ont., Canada: World Publishing Company, 1910. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Edward the Peacemaker ... Memorial Edition ... wiih in Memoriam Chapter by Thomas Herbert Russell, ... Containing Also an Authentic Account of the Life of the New King George V with Sketches of Queen Mary and the Dowager Queen Alexandra ... Special Chapter on Edward VII's Visit to Canada as Prince of Wales in 1860 ... Incidents in Early Life of King Edward as Noted in the Diary of His Mother, Her Late Majesty Queen Victoria, Profusely Illustrated, A Reliable History of the British Rulers and Their Consorts in Which Many Facts of Interest are for the First Time Recorded." Purple decorative covers with gilt lettering and paste down photo of the king are unevenly sun faded, particulary lightened on the spine. Some minor soiling (a few paint spatters), edges rubbed, corners and spine ends bumped. Hinges holding. Some minor foxing, interior pages are darkened. Unmarked except for some writing in pencil on the back end paper..

$15.48

Milestones to the Silver Jubilee A Diary of the Nation

By Dent, H.C.

London: Halcyon Book Company Limited, 1935. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue covers soiled and scuffed, cloth on corners is rubbed and fraying. Hinge is cracked on inside front and back cover. Inside hinges are cracking. A year by year look at King George V and his first 25 years as monarch..

$5.42

Napoleon Soldier and Emperor

By Aubry, Octave

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1938. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dustjacket has several rips and chips. Book must have been damp as there is considerable colour transfer from book cover to inside and back of dustjacket. Book covers are red with gilt lettering. Back cover is slightly dampstained. Some dampstaining to inside back cover and endpapers. Previous owner's name on first free endpaper..

$5.42

The Royal Tour Canada 1951

Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue covers, gilt on spine nearly completely faded, 1" chip out of map endpaper, probably from a pricetag. All else is clean, complete and intact..

$6.97

Long Live the King

By Acland, Eric

Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, Ltd., 1936. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Only the slighted wear. Slight sun fading on backstrip. Clean and tight. Red covers with decorative black and gold lettering. Subtitled "George V - King and Emperor / Prince and Sovereign - Edward VIII". Contains several illustrations..

$3.87

Elizabeth Our Queen

By Dimbleby, Richard

Liverpool, London and Prescot: C. Tinling & Co. Ltd., 1953. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Backstrip is sun darkened., covers lighly soiled with light shelf wear. Several lines of inscription on the 1st endpaper indicating the book was a gift to a previous owner. Hinges are good, text is clean and complete..

$2.71

The Life and Times of George V

By Judd, Denis

London: George Weidenfield and Nicolson Limited, 1973. Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Puple tape marked boards. Two dents on front cover. Gilt lettering on backstrip and gilt crest on front cover, crest has scuff mark. Hinges strong Lots of photographs and illustrations. Bottom inch along title page cut off. Library markings opposite table of contents. Illustrated endpapers, rear endpapers have paste residue from library card pocket that was removed..

$3.87

His Royal Highness Prince Charles The Prince of Wales

London: City Magazines Limited, 1978. Book. Illus. by Hussein, Anwar (Photographs). Good. Card Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Pictorial covers are soiled. Private ex-Library paste-down on inside front cover obscures some text. Many colour and black and white photographs..

$6.97