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THE MAGNIFICENT MONTEZ: FROM COURTESAN TO CONVERT

by Wyndham, Horace

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Published
1930
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good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: Hillman-Curl, Inc., Pub, 1930. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. The glamorous career of Lola Montez, a flashing, vivid personality, who began life as a ballet dancer, continued it as a courtesan, and ended it as an ascetic. 288pp.
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THE HISTORY OF THE INTRIGUES & GALLANTRIES OF CHRISTINA, QUEEN OF SWEDEN. AND OF HER COURT, WHILST SHE WAS AT ROME

by

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Published
1927
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very good, brown cloth spine, marbled boards (hardcover)
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$150.00

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London: The Cayme Press, 1927. HC. very good, brown cloth spine, marbled boards (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. FAITHFULLY RENDER'D INTO ENGLISH, FROM THE FRENCH ORIGINAL." One of 450 copies. 223pp.
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LETTERS TO AND FROM MADAME DU DEFFAND AND JULIE DE LESPINASSE

by Smith, Warren Hunting (edited by) (Miscellaneous Antiquities No. XIV, W. S. Lewis, Editor)

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Published
1938
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good++, green cloth spine (hardcover) light fade spine, wear bds
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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1938. HC. good++, green cloth spine (hardcover) light fade spine, wear bds. 97pp.
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SISTERS TO THE KING: THE TUMULTUOUS LIVES OF HENRY VIII'S SISTERS - MARGARET OF SCOTLAND AND MARY OF FRANCE

by Perry, Maria

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Published
1998
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0233990046266
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1998. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0233990046 266pp.
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THE KING'S GRACE 1910-1935 - [One of Five Hundred Copies signed by the Author]

by Buchan, John

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Published
1935
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very good++, white cloth, teg (hardcover) in worn original box
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$125.00

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London: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd, 1935. HC. very good++, white cloth, teg (hardcover) in worn original box. color frontis, B&W ill.. Exceptionally nice clean and tight copy, Copy 73 of 500 limited and signed by the author. In original box with same limitation label on front cover. Illustrations follow the text. 285pp of text.
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LOUIS XIV

by Dunlop, Ian

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Published
1999
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
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1856194531488
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1856194531 488pp.
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VICTORIA QUEEN AND EMPRESS: THE STORY OF BRITAIN'S GOLDEN ERA

by Meyers, Robert C. V.

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Published
1901
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good, 3/4 leather (hardcover)
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Philadelphia, PA: P. W. Ziegler & Co, 1901. HC. good, 3/4 leather (hardcover). color frontis, B&W ill.. The Mother of Kings - The Devoted Wife - The Good Queen - The Noble Woman. 506pp.
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HENRY OF NAVARRE: HENRY IV OF FRANCE

by Lord Russell of Liverpool

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Published
1969
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very good, brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
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New York: Praeger Publishers, 1969. HC. very good, brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W ill., B&W maps. Lord Russell reveals Henry's many-sided genius as King. 206pp.
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MEMOIRS OF COUNT GRAMMONT

by Hamilton, Count Anthony; translated with notes by Horace Walpole, and notes by Sir Walter Scott and Mrs. Anna Jameson

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Published
1891
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good, decorated olive green cloth, teg (hardcover)
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Philadelphia, PA: Gebbie & Co., Publishers, 1891. HC. good, decorated olive green cloth, teg (hardcover). B&W engravings. 408pp.
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THE LETTERS OF DANIEL EATON TO THE THIRD EARL OF CARDIGAN 1725-1732

by Wake, Joan and Webster, Deborah Champion (edited by)

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Published
1971
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good+, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
ISBN
9780901275080
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Kettering, Northamptonshire: Dalkeith Press Limited, 1971. HC. good+, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W frontis, map. ISBN 0901275085 Published for The Northamptonshire Record Society - Volume XXIV. 186pp.
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PRINCESS IN PARADISE

by Schmeckebier, Alexandra K. (with a preface and epilogue by Laurence E. Schmeckebier)

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Published
1981
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good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780914016809
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Canaan, NH: Phoenix Publishing, 1981. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0914016806 This is the rich saga of a distinguished family stemming from the marriage of two traditions: a gracious Russian mother of noble lineage, and a genial though Bismarckian father from the German Rhineland. 436pp.
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MY FRIEND H: JOHN CAM HOBHOUSE, BARON BROUGHTON OF BROUGHTON DE GYFFORD

by Joyce, Michael

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Published
1948
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good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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London: John Murray, 1948. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Lord Broughton lived from 1786 to 1869. His biography presents a picture of the times, the inner history of great events, and an arresting study of a great personality, who was at all times the best and truest friend of Byron and his reputation. 370pp.
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THE DUKE: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE & ACHIEVEMENTS OF ARTHUR WELLESLEY, 1ST DUKE OF WELLINGTON

by Aldington, Richard

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Published
1943
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good, light blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket)
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New York: The Viking Press, 1943. HC. good, light blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). B&W illustrations. 405pp.
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QUEEN VICTORIA'S SECRETS

by Munich, Adrienne

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Published
1996
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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9780231104807
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1996. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0231104804 The first book to fully investigate the influence of the solid, dour icon that was Queen Victoria, this fascinating study demonstrates the firm grasp Victoria held to the cultural imagination of her country, exploring how she created and maintained her… Read more
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THE ROMANOVS: THE FINAL CHAPTER

by Massie, Robert K.

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Published
1995
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0394580486308
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New York: Random House, 1995. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0394580486 308pp.
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THE LAST OF THE VALOIS AND ACCESSION OF HENRI OF NAVARRE 1559-1589 - Two Volume Set

by Catherine Charlotte, Lady Jackson

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Published
1897
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very good, green decorated cloth, teg (hardcover) light foxing
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Boston: L. C. Page and Company, 1897. HC. very good, green decorated cloth, teg (hardcover) light foxing. B&W illustrations. Two volume set, 370pp and 394pp.
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THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII

by Rival, Paul (translated by Leo Gurko)

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Published
1936
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good, black cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket)
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. HC. good, black cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). 277pp.
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QUEEN ELIZABETH: A PORTRAIT OF THE QUEEN MOTHER

by Mortimer, Penelope

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Published
1986
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) BCE
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9780312659844
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1986. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) BCE. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0312659849 288pp.
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THE PRINCES OF WALES

by Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford

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Published
1982
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fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0718258908240
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Kingswood, Surrey: Kaye & Ward, 1982. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0718258908 240pp.
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EDWARD VII: PRINCE AND KING

by St. Aubyn, Giles

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Published
1979
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780689109379
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New York: Atheneum, 1979. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0689109377 The king who left his name on an era and style reigned for less than ten years, but began his career some forty years before he came to the throne. This account is based on the records of Francis Knollys, the king's… Read more
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