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The Book Of The Words And Music Written And Composed For A Thanksgiving And Pageant To Be Held At Romsey Abbey And In Broadlands Park On June 25, 26 & 27, A.d. 1907 In Celebration of the Thousandth Anniversary of the Founding of Romsey Abbey by King Edward the Elder in the Year 907...

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Romsey, England, Mayor's Parlour / Town Hall: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32771

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; Alternate title: Romsey Millenary Celebration A. D. 907-A. D. 1907. This book is in Very Good condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book cover have some light bumping, with a noticeable bump to the top corners. The white cloth spine and corners have ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have noticeable generalized toning. The milenary (thousand year celebration) for Romsey Abbey included church services on three succeeding days, ... View more info

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Coronation Souvenir Book 1937

By: Beckles, Gordon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Daily Express Publication: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36342

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized hardback book (coffee table sized book) . The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, bumping and rubbing. The bottom spine joints have some tearing and fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. Both front and rear endpapers have light, but noticeable foxing , especially at the edges. The frontispiece is in full color. "The coronation of George VI and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon as King and Queen of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth and as ... View more info

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The Prince of Wales Book A Pictorial Record of the Voyages of H.M.S. Renown 1919-1920

By: HRH The Prince of Wales (Edward the VII)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & Boston, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd.: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29962

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The red cloth covers have some ground-in dirt. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, bumping and beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's name and date on the half title page. Included is a facsimile of the letter written by Prince Edward regarding this book. "I am publishing this book of photographs for the benefit of St. Dunstan's, the hostel for blinded sailors and soldiers in Regent's Park." View more info

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Alfred The Great

By: Hughes, Thomas (M. A P. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, MacMillan & Co. Publishers: 1887

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A35405

Condition: Very Good-


This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wera, bumping and spots of fraying. The spine of the book has noticeable toning. Both front and rear endpapers have the hinge stuck to the pastedown pages about half an inch, and the front inner hinge has cracked. The text pages are clean and bright. "Alfred the Great (Old English: Ælfred, "elf counsel" or "wise elf"; 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to 899. Alfred s... View more info

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The Private Life Of King Edward VII (Prince of Wales, 1841-1901)

By: Member Of The Royal Household

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1901

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35908

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. There is a light slant to the spine of the book and fading / sunning. The text pages are clean and bright. "Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910. The eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Co... View more info

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The Holland House Circle

By: Sanders, Lloyd

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York / London, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1908

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35847

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The covers have several small spots of discoloration. The text pages are clean and bright. TEG (Top Edge Gilt). "Under the 3rd Baron Holland and his wife Elizabeth, the house became noted as a glittering social, literary and political centre with many celebrated visitors such as Byron, Thomas Macaulay, the poets Thomas Campbell and Samuel Rogers, 'Conversat... View more info