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Maclean's Commemorative Editoion: The Royal Tur of Canada Souvenir Issue, June 30-July 8, 2011 (William and Catherine)

By MacLean's Magazine

Canada: MacLean's Magazine, 2011. (CAD) No markigns, Fine. Wraps, 98pp, colour photos. A commemorative album for Willaim and Catherine's Royal Tour of Canada in 2011. (1.33 JM FO 29/2. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$24.99

The Queen's Tour of Canada, Souvenir Edition

By Hall, Trevor

Don Mills ON: Collins Royal, 1984. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition, No markigns, Fine. Glossy wraps, [64]pp, colour photos. This is Elizabeth II Roayl Tour of Canada in Oct 1984. (1.33 JM FO 29/2. 1st. Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Levenson, David. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$18.99

The Housekeeper's Diary: Charles and Diana Before the Breakup

By Berry, Wendy

NY: Barricade Books Inc, 1995. (USA) 3rd printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 186pp, colour photos. Berry was a housekeeper in the household of Charles and Diana, and witnessed the slow disintegration of their marriage. This book was banned in Britain. (1.6 JM FO 15/1. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$17.99

Hello! Royal Wedding Special Commemorative Edtion: William and Catherine, April 29. 2011, a Keepsake Album of Magical Memories

By Hello! Magazine

Toronto: Hello! Magazine , 2011. (CAD) No markigns, Fine. Glossy wraps, 130pp, colour photos throughout. (1.7 JM FO 29/2. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$24.00

The Dream King : Ludwig II of Bavaria

By Blunt, Wilfrid

NY: The Viking Press, 1970. (USA) Presumed 1st edition, No markings, Near Fine in pirice-clipped Very Good dust jacket with a couple of minor edge faults. Cloth, 264pp,index, many colour and B&W illus. This is a the biography of the extravagant and romantic King Ludwig, his passion for the arts and music, his patronage of Richard Wagner, his withdrawal into fantastical castles of his own creation. His death, with his doctor's body beside him, just two days after his ministers plotted to certify him insane is still a mystery. A heavy book. (2.8 JM ITX08. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$18.99

The Last Great Edwardian Lady:  In Memoriam:  Her Majestym Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Motherm 1900-2002
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The Last Great Edwardian Lady: In Memoriam: Her Majestym Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Motherm 1900-2002

By SEWARD, Ingrid

UK: Century, 2002. (UK) First printing. No markings,Fine in Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve where the flaps have been taped at the top and bottoms with littel piece of clear tape 9wi=hich can be removed) Boards, x, 277pp, index. Family tree; B&W and colour photos. Seward was eidtor of Majesty magazine. This book is a fitting tribute on the life of the Queen mother. A heavy book. (3.0 JM FO 56/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$16.99

Edward the Caresser: The Playboy Prince Who Became Edward VII
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Edward the Caresser: The Playboy Prince Who Became Edward VII

By Weintraub, Stanley

NY: Free Press, 2001. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with jacket edges not quite crisp. Boards, 429pp, index, B&W photos and illus. The eldest son of Queen Victoria had a difficult and frustrating childhood, his introiductions to gentelmanly sins at Oxford and Cambridge, this arranged marriage, his constant escapes to places where he gambled, gourmandized and whored. Yet he was a beloved king and gave his name to an entire age. (1.9 JM FO 12/5. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.89

Royal Panoply: Brief Lives of the English Monarchs
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Royal Panoply: Brief Lives of the English Monarchs

By Erickson, Carolly

NY: St. Martin's Press, 2006. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 351pp, index, colour illus. This survey of British monarchs from William I to Elizabeth II is very readable and the brief biographies bring into focus the weaknesses and strengths of the rulers as we read of their lives one after the other in an unfolding panoply. (2.1 JM FO 9/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$15.99

Royal Children

By No Stated Author

Racine WI: Whitman Publishing Company, 1935. (USA) Cover edges wron with creases to corners, spot to tip edge of front cover and first page, pages generally clean, Acceptable only copy. Card covers, side-stapled, 35pp, B&W photos of children of royal families including Princess Elizabeth, Princess Margaret, King Peter of Jugoslavia and his brothers, Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan of Morocco, the Japanese Crown Prince, etc. (1.33 JM FO 26/0. Staple Bound. Acceptable. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$17.99

Restoration: The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle
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Restoration: The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle

By Nicolson, Adam

London: Michael Joseph, 1999. (UK) 3rd printing. No markings, iny indentation to front cover not breaking cover material, otnerwise Near Fine in price clipped Very Good dust jacket with several shallow indentations to the front apnel not breaking the surface. Boards, 280pp, colour photos and illus. This is an account of the restoration of the world's oldest continuously occupied palace,after the fire of November 1992 severely damaged 9 of the finest state apartments in the palace and more than 100 other rooms. A heavy book. (3.0 JM FO 57/1. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$14.24

Sex with Kings: 500 Years of Adultery, Power, Rivalry, and Revenge
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Sex with Kings: 500 Years of Adultery, Power, Rivalry, and Revenge

By Herman, Eleanor

NY: William Morrow, 2004. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve. Boards, 287pp, index, Colour and B&W photos and illus. introduce us to the mistresses and royal favourites of the kings and rulers of Europe. (2.0 JM FO 16/BO. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$17.49

Mary Queen of Scots
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Mary Queen of Scots

By Watkins, Susan

NY: Thames & Hudson, 2001. (USA) First edition. No markings, Fine in Finedust jacket in mylar sleeve, Boards, 224pp, index, 194 colour illustrations recreate the world in Mary Queen of Scots lived. A heavy book. (3.9 JM FO 58/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Fiennes, Mark. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$24.95

The Duchess of Windsor
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The Duchess of Windsor

By Bloch, Michael

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1996. (UK) First edition. No markings, Fine in unclipped Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve. Boards, 269pp, index, B&W andcolour photos. This is the biography of Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, with many fascinating photos. A heavy book. (2.5 JM FO 53/5. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.88

Court Painting in England from Tudor to Victorian Times

By Gaunt, William

London: Constable, 1980. (UK) 1st edition. No markings, Fine in unclipped Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve. Boards, 226pp,index, colour and B&W reproductions of portraits of British royalty. (2.2 JM fo 56/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$16.99

Mary Stuart's Scotland: The Landscapes, Life and Legends of Mary Queen of Scots

By Steel, David and Judy

NY: Crescent Books, 1995. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket in homemade mylar sleeve. Glossy boards, 120pp, index, B&W and colour photos and illus. A heavy book. (2.5 JM FO 53/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$17.99

Travels With Queen Victoria

By York, Sarah Mountbatten-Windsor, Duchess of; Stoney, Benita

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, 1993. (UK) 1st edition. No markings, Fine in price-clipped Fine dust jacket in mylar sleeve. Boards, 207pp, index, colour illus and photos. The authors' have recreated Queen Victoria's travels in Belgium and Germany. A heavy book. (3.5 JM FO 53/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$23.88

A Hundred Years of Royal Style
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A Hundred Years of Royal Style

By McDowell, Colin

London: Muller, Blond & White, 1985. (UK) 1st edition. No markings, Near Fine in unclipped about Very Good dust jacket with spine faded; DJ is in mylar sleeve. Cloth, 192pp, index, Colour illus and photos with B&W photos. The author writes about the demands of protocol and public relations and how these forces shape the choices for costumes and clothing for British royals in the late 19th and 20th centuries. (2.2 JM FO 51/1. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$17.39

Queen Victoria and the Discovery of the Riviera
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Queen Victoria and the Discovery of the Riviera

By Nelson, Michael

London: I.B. Tauris, 2001. (UK) First eidtion No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket protect in clear mylar. Boards, 204pp, index, B&W photos. This book on Queen Victoria's trips to Nce and Menton in the south of France shows the growing popularity of the Riveiera as a haunt for European royalty. (1.8 JM FO 56/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.99

My Lady Scandalous: The Amazing Life and Outrageous Times of Grace Dalrymple Elliott, Royal Courtesan
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My Lady Scandalous: The Amazing Life and Outrageous Times of Grace Dalrymple Elliott, Royal Courtesan

By Manning, Jo

NY: Simon & Schuster, 2005. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in unclipped Fine dust jacket. Boards, xvi, 414pp, index, B&W illus. Grace Dalrymple became the mistress of the most infamous peer in England, George James, Lord Cholmondeley. A heavy book (2.6 JM fo 56/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$17.89

British Vogue, October 1997: Tribute to Princess Diana (with Diana in Red Dress to cover)

By British Vogue Magazine

London: Conde Nast, 1997. (UK) No markings, no labels, Fine. Wraps with photo of Dian in red dress seaed on floor against grey background, 393pp. B&W and colour photos. There is an 8 page tribute to Diana at the front of the magazine. Diana died in Paris on the 31 August 1997. The tribute has statements from many fashion designers, remembering Diana and her fashion sense and charitable works. A heavy book. (2.6 JM FO 53/2. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12". Periodical.

$44.44

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