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Image for The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330

The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330

By: Mortimer, Ian.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: JONATHAN CAPE: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005479

ISBN: 0224062492

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, with black cloth covers in near Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in near Fine condition. First edition, With pp246 and index. The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330. One night in August 1323 a captive rebel baron, Sir Roger Mortimer, drugged his guards and escaped from the Tower of London. With the king's men-at-arms in pursuit he fled to the south coast, and sailed to France. There he was joined by Isabella, the Queen of England, who threw herself into his arms. A year later, as lovers, they returned with an invading army: King Edward II's forces crumbled... View more info

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Matthew and the Highland Rescue.

By: Muir, Sabine

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Publishamerica, 2005.: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1293

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. First edition. Signed Copy. pp130, with sources of research. The first book in the Time Gate Series. Children's novel, based on real life characters King Malcolm III and Queen Margaret.Matthew Walker is a troubled boy. He's being bullied at school, his father has been missing for nearly a year, and his mother is romantically involved with the man who is supposed to be looking for him. During a fishing trip at Loch Kinord, whilst on holiday in Scotland, Matthew and his cousin, Rory, discover something strange about the historic island in the loch. When they r... View more info

Lost Inverness

By: Newton, Norman S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2013

Seller ID: 003341

ISBN: 1841588741

Condition: New


With b&w illustrations. In Lost Inverness, Norman S. Newton scours historical and contemporary works to trace the lost architectural history of the capital of the Highlands, following the city's history from prehistory, through the Dark Ages, the Medieval period, the 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries, to the present day. The medieval town was gutted by our mid-Victorian ancestors, swept away remorselessly in a frenzy of redevelopment, without a trace of sentimentality, creating many fine public buildings in the process. Sadly, the post-war 'improvements' in the town centre, especially in th... View more info

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The Visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and H.R.H. the Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh to Corby, Northamptonshire Monday 19th June, 1961.

By: No Author

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Corby Development Corporation.: 1961

Seller ID: 005785

Condition: Very Good


Stapled A4 pamphlet with illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. With pp14, b&w illustrations. The itinerary, The Growth of Corby plus inserted four page sheet of four photos of the town and a map. The Visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and H.R.H. the Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh: Corby Northamptonshire on Monday 19th June, 1961. View more info

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The Home Rugby Unions Lions v Barbarians: The Queen's Silver Jubilee Programme.

By: No Author.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Programme Publications, 1977.: 1977

Seller ID: 1258

Condition: Very Good


Souvenir programme booklet of the Home Unions Lions v Barbarians Jubilee match at Twickenham on the 10th September 1977. In very good condition. VERY SCARCE COPY.In aid of the Queen's Jubilee Appeal Fund and other registered charities. With a photo of HM The Queen, Patron of the Rugby Football Union. With pp24, with b&w photographs and advertising. S20. View more info

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The Daily Life of The Queen: An Artist's Diary.

By: Noakes, Michaels & Vivien.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Ebury Press, 2000. 009186982x: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2292

ISBN: 009186982x

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condtion. First edition, pp 240, large fold out colour illustraions, index. An illustrated look at the daily life of the Queen. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S2. View more info

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Souvenir of the Royal Visit to Dalmeny Church, 7th July 1931.

By: None

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 004891

Condition: Very Good


Souvenir card with b&w illustrations, photographs of the royal visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Dalmeny Church on 7th July 1931. View more info

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Farewell in Splendour: The Death of Queen Victoria and Her Age.

By: Packard, Jerrold M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing, 2000. 0750925124: 2000

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 63

ISBN: 0750925124

Condition: Very Good


Second edition hardback in fine condition, with very slight shelfwear on the cover and the edges of the pages. Pp vi, 294, including B&W photographs, bibliography, notes and index. Farewell in Splendour recreates the last days of Queen Victoria's life, her death and the massive funeral and the aftermath of her reign. S2. View more info

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The Piper's Day - Regimental Duty Tunes of the Queen's Own Highlanders.

By: Queen's Own Highlanders.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Regimental Headquarters: 1991

Seller ID: 005480

ISBN: 0950898619

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover in Very Good condition. Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, pp76, with b&w illustrations and music. Regimental Duty Tunes of the Queen's Own Highlanders. View more info

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Carmina Sapphica.

By: Quinti Horati Flacci.

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Anne & David Bromer, (The Ashenden Press): 1984

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 004752

Condition: As New


35x25mm in a 17x11cm case. Miniature. Full russet Morocco, single gilt rule surround to upper and lower covers, spine gilt lettered with raised bands and gilt ruled compartments, all edges gilt, laid into a compartment in a russet cloth folding case with gilt ruled and lettered russet morocco back, together with its prospectus in a dark brown cloth folder with morocco label, Mint condition. An edition of 150 copies [54], pp 46. The Ashendene Press 'Queen's Dolls' House Book is, as is well known, the greatest rarity of this press. The original was a miniature reproduction, printed from what th... View more info

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Drawn to Scottish Steam.

By: Rhind Brown, Bill & Cameron, Dugald.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Strathwood, 2005. 1905276001: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2077

ISBN: 1905276001

Condition: As New


Hardback in MINT condition, complete with dustwrapper in Near Mint condition. First edition, pp160, with b&w illustrations. A superb selection of images depicting the heyday of Scottish steam from the 1930s to the 1960s. While the majority of shots depict the favoured named locomotives from classes A4, A3, A2, A1, Duchesses, Britannias and Clans. We have a selection of shots of original P2s and other classes to delight the reader from Bill Rhind Brown. The night time photography of Dugald Cameron OBE is of the highest quality and will be appreciated by everyone. The locations selected for thi... View more info

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Soldiers of the Queen: The History of the Queen's Regiment 1966-1992.

By: Riley, J.P.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Picton Publishing, 1993. 0948251654: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1392

ISBN: 0948251654

Condition: Fine


Hardback, in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxviii, 816, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index of names. The history of the Queen's regiment, disbanded in 1992. VERY SCARCE TITLE. S8 POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QUOTE. View more info

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Battlecruisers (Chatham ShipShape)

By: Roberts, John.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Chatham Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005276

ISBN: 186176006X

Condition: Fine


Large Hardback in Fine condition. Complete with dust wrapper, also in Fine condition. First edition. With b&w illustrations, pp128. With folding plan of the HMS Queen Mary 1913 inside the back cover. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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George Washington Wilson: Artist and Photographer

By: Roger Taylor

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The London Stereoscopic Company: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006164

ISBN: 0957424698

Condition: New


Hardcover in illustrated laminated boards, New. First edition, pp 208, colour and b&w illustrations, appendix, plate index, index. George Washington Wilson was one of Scotland's leading photographer in Victorian times, particularly in the art of stereo photography. He began his career as a portrait miniature painter, but in the late 1840s was an early adopter of photography, and started offering his clients photographic portraits. Prince Albert commissioned him to photograph the the construction of Balmoral Castle, and he also captured many historic portraits of Queen Victoria and family at ... View more info

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That Woman: The Life of of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor.

By: Sebba. Anne.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Orion Publishing Group, 2011. 9781407234380: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 304

ISBN: 1407234382

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, illustrated end papers and front and back inside cover, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First edition, pp xi, 344. With preface, notes, select bibliography and index.One of Britain's most distinguished biographers turns her focus on one of the most vilified women of the twentieth century. Historian Anne Sebba has written the first full biography by a woman of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor. 'That woman', as she was referred to by the Queen Mother, became a hate figure for ensnaring a British king and destabilising the monarchy. S5. View more info

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The Queen's Speech: An Intimate Portrait of the Queen in Her Own Words

By: Seward, Ingrid

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd: 2015

Seller ID: 003447

ISBN: 1471150976

Condition: New


With bibliography and list of the Queen's speeches, with colour and b&w illustrations. On 9 September 2015, Queen Elizabeth II will become the longest-serving monarch in British history. During her 63 years on the throne, few have got to know her well, but there is one body of work that sheds real light on her thoughts, personality and the issues that really concern her: the Queen's own speeches. For many years, the Queen's Christmas address was the most-watched programme on television on Christmas Day, and millions still tune in to hear what she has to say. Now, in this wonderful, intimate... View more info

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Personal Letters of King Edward VII.

By: Sewell, Lieut.-Col. J.P.C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd.: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005773

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth with blue paper over boards, corners bumped, some light shelfwear, rough cut pages, dustwrapper internally repaired but otherwise in Very Good condition, in a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp254, frontispiece picture of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales with Lord Alfred Paget. Personal Letters of King Edward VII, together with extracts from the correspondence of Queen Alexandra, The Duke of Albany and General Sir Arthur and Lady Paget. View more info

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A Queen's Country .

By: Smith, Robert.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Birlinn Limited, 2000. 0859765334: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 598

ISBN: 0859765334

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very good, First Edition, pp xiii, 175, b&w illustrations, Deeside is intimately connected with the Royal family. This account of one of Scotland's most beautiful and evocative areas is the story of Royal Deeside and how it acquired its name. S2. View more info

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Life of Seigneur Davie (Rizzio)

By: Steuart, A. Francis

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Sands & Co.: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005115

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with some shelf wear and creasing to front board, some foxing on the end pages, otherwise in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper. With appendix and index. The life of Seigneur David Riccio. David Rizzio, sometimes written as David Riccio or David Rizzo (c. 1533 - 9 March 1566), was an Italian courtier, born close to Turin, a descendant of an ancient and noble family still living in Piedmont, the Riccio Counts di San Paolo e Solbrito, who rose to become the private secretary of Mary, Queen of Scots. Mary's husband, Lord Darnley, is said to have been jealous of their friendship, beca... View more info

George Washington Wilson Artist & Photographer (1823-93).

By: Taylor, Roger.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Aberdeen University Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 1479

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, very slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, Signed by Author on 19/08/18 in Deeside Books, pp x, 204, b&w illustrations, index, subject index. The story of Aberdeens famous phtotgrapher. SCARCE. S23. View more info