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Princess Margaret : A Biography

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023651

ISBN: 1854792482

Condition: Very Good


Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelf wear. Faint sunning to page edges. Previous owner's name to ffep. The first in-depth study of the controversial royal figure - 336 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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George the Third

By: Ayling, Stanley

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, William Collins: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052272

ISBN: 0002114127

Condition: Very Good


Long-overdue study of George III's reign which witnessed, among other events, the loss of the American colonies, the Napoleonic Wars, and the beginnings of Britain's transformation by the Industrial Revolution. Clean large volume hardback in clipped d/w (price still showing) protected in a plastic jacket - 510 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Richard III

By: Baldwin, David

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Amberley Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056047

ISBN: 1445615916

Condition: As New


Includes an extra chapter on the amazing discovery of Richard's bones in a Leicester car park. An in-depth study of his dealings with his contemporaries and of information gleaned from the recent discovery of his skeleton. Unread paperback - 272 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Duke of Beaufort : Memoirs

By: Beaufort, Duke of

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Richmond, Surrey, Country Life Books: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059425

ISBN: 0600315746

Condition: Very Good


Fascinating recollection of the life and times of the 10th Duke as he recalls the famous hunts, his favourite horses and hounds and the 'magic' that is foxhunting. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 178 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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James the Second

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1934

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 066224

Condition: Good


No. 4 in The Rose and Crown Library Series. Looks at the life and reign of the last Roman Catholic monarch of England, Scotland and Ireland. Good, clean copy with signs of shelf life to boards and a faint 'Services Libraries' stamp to top edges - 304 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Die Benediktusregel : Lateinisch / Deutsch. Herausgegeben im Auftrag der Salzburger Ă„btekonferenz,

By: Benedictus, de Nursia

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Beuron, Germany, Beuroner Kunstverlag: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060695

ISBN: 3870710616

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright hardback in a d/w. Text in LATIN & GERMAN - 314 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Charles I

By: Bowle, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040410

ISBN: 0297769782

Condition: Good


Comprehensive biography of the King whose rule led inexorably towards civil war, and eventually to the headman's axe outside his own banqueting hall at Whitehall. Square, tight hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of wear and tear (internally repaired). A little foxing to page edges but text block is clean. 362 pages. B.W. Illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Elizabeth : A Biography of Her Majesty the Queen

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026866

ISBN: 0434002712

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy in unclipped dustjacket. Gift inscription to title page. "An in-depth portrait of a very private woman in her public and family life. It answers the questions everyone wants to ask." 564 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Life-Story of Our Gracious Queen Mary

By: Brewer, Jeanie Rose

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052379

Condition: Good


With a tissue-protected photogravure frontispiece and sixteen other plates. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback split into four chapters - Queen Mary as a Child; Queen Mary as a Wife; Queen Mary as a Mother; Queen Mary's Kith and Kin. All top edges gilt - 116 pages. Silk marker still attached. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Anne Boleyn

By: Bruce, Marie L.

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, William Collins: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051069

ISBN: 0002110482

Condition: Very Good


Tells the drama of her meteoric rise to power, followed by an even swifter fall, and the sensational nature of her trial and death. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some sunning and now protected in a plastic jacket - 380 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Christina Queen of Sweden : The Restless Life of a European Eccentric

By: Buckley, Veronica

Price: £21.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059597

ISBN: 184115704X

Condition: Near Fine


A lovely clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of slight shelf wear. Absorbing biography of the eccentric & astonishing Christina, Queen of Sweden View more info

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Seven Medieval Kings : A Panoramic View of the Middle Ages Through the Lives of Its Most Important and Colourful Monarchs

By: Dahmus, Joseph

Price: £19.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054091

Condition: Very Good


Comprises a series of seven biographies dealing with the monarchs who, perhaps more than any others, made the Middle Ages what they were. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear and sunning to spine - 344 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The World of Richard III

By: Dean, Kristie

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Amberley Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060917

ISBN: 1445636344

Condition: Near Fine


Follows one of the most controversial rulers in history through a journey of the landscape of his lifetime, visiting resplendent castles, towering cathedrals, manor homes and chapels associated with Richard. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 287 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Behind Palace Doors

By: Dempster, Nigel; Evans, Peter

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Orion: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059421

ISBN: 1857972546

Condition: Near Fine


Includes the complete transcript of the 'Camillagate' and 'Squidgy' tapes as the authors combine their unrivalled royal knowledge and networks to give the first complete account of the disastrous marriage of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. Previous owner's small stamp to the ffep else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w. Housed in its own slipcase - 264 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Perils of a Throne; or, The Lives of Some Boy Princes

By: Edgar, J. G.

Price: £87.50

Publisher: London, Gall and Ingliss:

Seller ID: 044442

Condition: Good


Series of historical biographies adapted to the taste of juvenile readers. Recounts the lives of more than twenty princes. No date though prize inscription to front pastedown dd 1899. Internally clean copy with some light sunning to page edges. Decorated boards show some shelfwear and sunning to spine - 361 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A King's Story : The Memoirs Of HRH The Duke Of Windsor

By: Edward

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1953

Seller ID: 066432

Condition: Very Good


With frontispiece and 22 pages of gravure illustrations. Written after the dust finally settled following a decade and a half since the Abdication. Good clean copy in ink blue boards with gilt decoration/ lettering to cover/ spine - in dustjacket which is tatty and has been repaired with sellotape to reinforce the edges. 399 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Great Harry : A Life of King Henry VIII

By: Erickson, Carolly

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041169

ISBN: 0460043668

Condition: Good


Acclaimed retelling of Henry's personal story which is more an account of the life of the man than of the king. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w which has sunned to spine - 428 pages including index. Previous owner's name to dark brown ffep. Next post dispatch . View more info

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Ferdinand and Isabella

By: Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062724

ISBN: 0297769057

Condition: Very Good


Presents an intimate biography of the 'Catholic Kings', as they were known, based on original research in contemporary archives and correspondence. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing minor shelfwear & tear - 209 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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My Darling Buffy: The Early Life of the Queen Mother

By: Forbes, Grania

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Richard Cohen Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016588

ISBN: 1860660916

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. A detailed look at the early years of the life of Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother before she became Queen. Illustrated throughout in black and white. View more info

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The Age of Richard II

By: Gillespie, James L. (editor)

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027598

ISBN: 075091453X

Condition: As New


An international group of distinguished medieval historians offer a fresh appraisal of the diverse reputation which Richard left behind him. Unread paperback - 256 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info