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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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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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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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The Private Realm of Marie-Antoinette

By: Boyer, Marie-France

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067441

ISBN: 0500016909

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality work showing off The Queen's rooms and buildings, in fascinating detail, at Ramboullet, Versailles and Fontainebleau. Bright, glossy copy in a d/w - 112 pages. 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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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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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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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

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Memoirs of King Abdullah of Transjordan

By: Graves, Philip P. (Editor).

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1950

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 064198

Condition: Good


Translated from the Arabic by G. Khuri and with an introduction by R.J.C. Broadhurst. The memoirs of an Arab of the highest lineage, who was brought up in an entirely Muslim environment. Good, square hardback with previous owner's details neatly to ffep. All top edges pink. Frontis taken in 1947 - 278 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Snowdon : Public Figure, Private Man

By: Hoey, Brian

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040493

ISBN: 0750938676

Condition: Near Fine


The royal biographer draws on personal interviews with some of Lord Snowdon's closest friends and professional colleagues in producing a full and frank assessment of this intriguing man, who became a trailblazer in preparing the way for other commoners into the Royal Family. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 246 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Richard III : A Study of Service

By: Horrox, Rosemary

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 060439

ISBN: 0521407265

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought. Acclaimed work which fills an important gap in the impressive literature on Richard III and, using a wide range of primary sources and up-to-date secondary works, offers a new approach to the reign. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy - 359 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Our Sailor King

By: Hudson, Robert

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 018321

Condition: Good


The story of the naval career of King George V when he was Prince of Wales. A good clean hardback which hast tanning to page edges. Previous owner's name to ffep. 286 pages. Coloured frontispieces of both the King and Queen. View more info