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King of Fools

by Parker, John

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1989
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1st US Ed..
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9780312025984
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New York: St Martins Press, 1989 The Dark Truth Behind the Romantic Legend of Edward & Wallis "In this startling biography, a different Duke of Windsor comes to the fore. Not merely an elegant, melancholy aristocrat, he was a careless, self-centered man who stubbornly followed his own whims (or those of his dominating wife Wallis) even when this exposed himself,… Read more
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London: George Bell & Sons , 1903 A detailed tourist guide (Price one Shilling) to Kensington Palace originally published in 1899 and revised to "incorporate the changes which have taken place since the lamented desth of Queen Victoria to the present time ... Four years have elapsed since the State rooms were, by command of her late Maajesty, opened to… Read more
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King James VI & I

by Willson, David Harris

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Published
1962
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Reprint.
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1962 Biography of a "most interesting monarch, who was a baffling combination of learning and pedantry, shrewdness and folly, lofty aspirations and contemptable practice and whose interests included theology, natural history, poetry and witchcraft, not to mention hunting . a man of intelligence whose abilities were vitiated by serious defects of character" 480p. illus. notes index. Owner… Read more
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The Duchess of Windsor

by Mosley, Diana [ Jack Le Vien Ed.]

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Published
1981
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Fine
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First Thus.
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9780176015220
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Toronto: Nelson Canada, 1981 Sympathetic, somewhat laudatory biography described as "friendly, compassionate"and as a "loyal tribute" 422 p. illus.index. Crisp,unmarked copy. First Thus.. Pbk. Fine.
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Queen Mary's Dolls' House

by Stewart-Wilson, Mary

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1996
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780765197429
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London: Ebury Press, 1996 "Built by Sir Edwin Lutyens in the early 1920s the house was a gift presented to Queen Mary as a gesture of goodwill from the artists, craftsmen and authors most prominent at the time. The house became the focal point at the 1924 Wembley Empire Exhibition." It is now on display at Windsor Castle. 192p. illus..… Read more
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Monarchs & the Muse : Poems by Monarchs and Princes of England, Scotland and Wales

by Purcell, Sally [ed]

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Published
1972
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1st UK Edition.
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9780856350337
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Manchester: Carcanet Press, 1972 Introduction by C V Wedgwood. A collection of works by the most literate of British Monarchs . from Alfred and Canute to Mary Queen of Scots and Owain Cyfeiliog. Welsh translations by Jospeh P. Clancy. Black and white illustrations by Priscilla Eckhard. 95p.. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Good (torn parts repaired). Illus. by Priscilla Eckhard..
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Crowns in a Changing World: British and European Monarchies 1901-36

by Van der Kiste, John

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1996
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9781856279109
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London: Grange Books Ltd, 1996 At the death of Queen Victoria in 1901, almost every European nation was a monarchy, most linked by close family ties to her and Edward VII, the "uncle of Europe". Prior to the outbreak of World War I, the personal relationships of Edward, and of his successor and son, George V, flourished with the other… Read more
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King of Fools

by Parker, John

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1989
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9780312920913
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New York: St Martins Press, 1989 "In this startling biography, a different Duke of Windsor comes to the fore.Not merely an elegant, melancholy aristocrat, he was a careless, self-centered man who stubbornly followed his own whims (or those of his dominating wife Wallis) even when this exposed himself, his family and his country to ridicule and danger " Foreword by… Read more
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Edward & Mrs. Simpson

by Smith, A. C. H.

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Published
1978
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9780708813133
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London: Futura, 1978 " In 1936 Edward VIII abdicated. For the sake of Wallis Simpson, he abadoned his throne before even his coronation. His sacrifice was the climax, though not, of course, the end of the 20th Century"s most poignant and most publicised love affair. This is the story of their love, a love affair which touched the hearts of… Read more
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King of Fools

by Parker, John

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1989
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9780312025984
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New York: St Martins Press, 1989 "In this startling biography, a different Duke of Windsor comes to the fore. Not merely an elegant, melancholy aristocrat, he was a careless, self-centered man who stubbornly followed his own whims (or those of his dominating wife Wallis) even when this exposed himself, his family and his country to ridicule and danger " Foreword… Read more
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The Old Man of Lochnagar

by Charles,Prince of Wales (Illustrated by Hugh Casson)

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Published
1980
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1st UK Ed..
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9780241105276
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1980 Charming children's story written by the Prince of Wales for his younger brothers. HC. Illus.. 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Hugh Casson.
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Royal Babylon : The Alarming History of European Royalty

by Shaw, Karl

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Published
1999
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9780753503607
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London: Virgin Books, 1999 Lowdown on the low life of various notorious royals. Trade Paperback. As New.
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Royal Family Pop-up Book

by Montague-Smith , Patrick

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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9780517446508
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London: Hamlyn, 1988 Animated pictures of the British Royal Family - including Diana - before all the divorces and disasters. All moving parts in perfect condition.. Laminated HC. Near Fine. Illus. by Roger Payne.
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Edwina : Countess Mountbatten of Burma

by Hough, Richard

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Published
1983
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780297782841
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London: George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, 1983 biography of Edwina Ashley, later Countess Mountbatten of Burma. 239p. plates index. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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