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THE MAGNIFICENT MONTEZ: FROM COURTESAN TO CONVERT

By Wyndham, Horace

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.

$8.00

FROM BATTENBERG TO MOUNTBATTEN

By Cookridge, E. H.

New York: The John Day Company, 1968. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 313pp.

$6.00

THE LIFE OF CROWN PRINCE WILLIAM

By Jonas, Klaus W.

Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Pr, 1961. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. The first critical, up-to-date biography of the former heir to the German throne, based on hitherto unavailable source materials as well as personal memories of some of the closest associates of the Crown Prince." 252pp.

$12.50

THE HISTORY OF THE INTRIGUES & GALLANTRIES OF CHRISTINA, QUEEN OF SWEDEN. AND OF HER COURT, WHILST SHE WAS AT ROME

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.

$150.00

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)

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1938. HC. good++, green cloth spine (hardcover) light fade spine, wear bds. 97pp.

$30.00

SISTERS TO THE KING: THE TUMULTUOUS LIVES OF HENRY VIII'S SISTERS - MARGARET OF SCOTLAND AND MARY OF FRANCE
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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

London: Andre Deutsch, 1998. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0233990046 266pp.

$8.00

THE KING'S GRACE 1910-1935 - [One of Five Hundred Copies signed by the Author]

By Buchan, John

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.

$125.00

LOUIS XIV

By Dunlop, Ian

London: Chatto & Windus, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1856194531 488pp.

$6.00

VICTORIA QUEEN AND EMPRESS: THE STORY OF BRITAIN'S GOLDEN ERA

By Meyers, Robert C. V.

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.

$17.50

HENRY OF NAVARRE: HENRY IV OF FRANCE

By Lord Russell of Liverpool

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.

$5.00

ELIZABETH I: RULER AND LEGEND
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ELIZABETH I: RULER AND LEGEND

By Hulse, Clark

Urbana, IL: University of Illionis Press, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0252071611 Clark Hulse brings Elizabeth to life, combining text and images to tell her story through the objects handed down by history. 160pp.

$7.50

MEMOIRS OF COUNT GRAMMONT

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

Philadelphia, PA: Gebbie & Co., Publishers, 1891. HC. good, decorated olive green cloth, teg (hardcover). B&W engravings. 408pp.

$17.50

IMAGES OF A QUEEN: MARY STUART IN SIXTEENTH-CENTURY LITERATURE

By Phillips, James Emerson

Berkeley, CA: Univ. of California Press, 1964. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). This volume discusses the literature dealing with the Scottish Queen produced in Europe during her own lifetime and that of her arch rival, Elizabeth I of England, during the first half-century of Mary's long literary history. 336pp.

$6.00

THE LETTERS OF DANIEL EATON TO THE THIRD EARL OF CARDIGAN 1725-1732

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

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.

$7.50

PRINCESS IN PARADISE

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

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.

$7.50

MY FRIEND H: JOHN CAM HOBHOUSE, BARON BROUGHTON OF BROUGHTON DE GYFFORD

By Joyce, Michael

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.

$10.00

THE DUKE: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE & ACHIEVEMENTS OF ARTHUR WELLESLEY, 1ST DUKE OF WELLINGTON

By Aldington, Richard

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

$6.00

QUEEN VICTORIA'S SECRETS
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QUEEN VICTORIA'S SECRETS

By Munich, Adrienne

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 royal authority. 254pp.

$6.00

WHEN THE QUEEN WAS CROWNED
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WHEN THE QUEEN WAS CROWNED

By Barker, Brian

New York: David McKay Company, Inc, 1976. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0679506934 The accession of Queen Elizabeth II was one of the strangest in the long history of the British monarchy. The ceremony itself is st in the long progression of over 1,000 years, and the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II on June 2, 1953, was an event shared by millions. 224pp.

$7.00

THE ROMANOVS: THE FINAL CHAPTER
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THE ROMANOVS: THE FINAL CHAPTER

By Massie, Robert K.

New York: Random House, 1995. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0394580486 308pp.

$6.00

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