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Image for The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People

The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People

By: N/A

Price: £39.99

Publisher: London, John Bumpus: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007762


Very informative book on the Jubille of George the Third, a n account of the celebration in the towns and villages throughout the United Kingdom of the forty ninth anniversary of his reign 25th October 1809. Contains 224 pages inoverall bright clean condition just some occasional small foxing spots to first and last couple of pagesand endpapers,first 160 pages are whiter than rest why I do not know they all appear original, all edges of pages are gold, NO dustwrapper, o... View more info

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Letters to and from the Countess Du Barry the Last Mistress of Lewis XV of France

By: N/A

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Dublin, P Higly for the Company of Booksellers: 1780

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 007765


First Irish edition of these letters containing her correspondence with the princes of the blood, Ministers of state and othersincluding HISTORY of that FAVOURITE and several curious anecdotes of the court of Versailles during the last fix years of that reign with explanatory notes. Contains 251 pages in bright clean condition just some marking to front and rear endpapers and a few small foxing spots to first and last couple of pages,ink name to inside front board, NO du... View more info

Image for Souvenir of the Opening of Kingston Power Station

Souvenir of the Opening of Kingston Power Station

By: British Electricity Authority

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, British Electricity Authority: 1948

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007857


Souvenir of the Opening of Kingston Power Station by his Majesty the King accompanied by her Majesty the Queen on the 27th day of October 1948. Contains 69 pages in very bright clean condition. Endpapers by Eric Fraser see image, many B/w photographs of work force, buildings, dignatries and pull out plans, tipped in water colour illustration by Norman Battershill. all illustrations present as called for plus very informative text. Card dustwrapper around plain card co... View more info

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One Hundred Years Under Five Sovereigns Coronation Souvenir and Programme 1837-1937

By: County Borough of East Ham

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, County Borough of East Ham: 1937

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007541


Souvenir and programme of the Coronation of George Sixth 12th May 1937, contains 16 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper. illustrated card covers are bright and clean just a few very small marks. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

Image for Debrett's Peerage and Titles of Courtesy  1936

Debrett's Peerage and Titles of Courtesy 1936

By: Edited C F J Hankinson

Price: £49.99

Publisher: London, Dean and Son Limited: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007665


Very informative book on the peerage of the UK. lists of names with much information on them accompanied by illustrtions of their coats of armswhere appropriate. 1108 pages plus 28 page appendix, all in very bright clean condition, file copy stamp on front endpaper, 28 pages of period adverts, 80 pages of index and other information, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean, with gold embossed lettering, a little dulled on spine. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POST... View more info

Image for Mary Duchess of Bedford 1865-1937 2 Volumes

Mary Duchess of Bedford 1865-1937 2 Volumes

By: Edited By John Gore

Price: £310.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1938

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006281


Detailed book on the life of Mary Duchess of Bedford 1865-1937, the two volumes have 480 pages in total in bright clean condition, with two sides untrimmed and top edge gold, the gold is a little dulled. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed, plus very informative text. NO dustwrappers, outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges and on spines. Front endpaper of volume one has small splits to paper at inner hinge but the binding is sound. VERY HEAVY... View more info

Image for Royalties of the World Being a Series of Portraits in Colour of Reigning Families of the Civilized World.

Royalties of the World Being a Series of Portraits in Colour of Reigning Families of the Civilized World.

By: Rudolf De Cordova

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited:

Seller ID: 005679


Excellent book on kings and Queens of the World, 96 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few occasional light marks, 49 full page colour photographs as issued plus very informative text for each subject.Not dated looks early 1900s shortly after death of Queen Victoria. Outer boards are a rubbed on edges with small areas on corners where boards show through, few light marks, gold decoration and lettering is a little worn, a pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IM... View more info

Image for The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II  2nd June 1953 and Celebrations in Connection Therewith Record of Procedure Etc.

The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2nd June 1953 and Celebrations in Connection Therewith Record of Procedure Etc.

By: The Ministry of Works

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, The Ministry of Works: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008133


Very informative book on the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, record of the procedure, people attending,preparations and details of the ceremony etc. 247 pages in very bright clean condition, many quality B/w photographs and large fold out plans in book and 7 large fold outplans in pocket at rear still in original seal not opened, all present as listed plus very informative text, Only fault is last blank page has some small holes NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright... View more info