Keyword: Kings and Queens


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Britain's Kings and Queens

By: Bellew KCVO, Sir George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials LTD: 1975

Seller Id: 46759

Condition: Near Fine

Upper tip and head of spine slightly rubbed, one riny bit of color loss is 1/4" away from upper staple. 24 page stapled text is tight and bright. 7" x 9" souvenir booklet, color prints and word sketches of British Royalty starting with Egbert (802-839) to Queen Elizabeth II. Inside front cover is a genealogy chart depicting the line of descent for Queen Elizabeth II. View more info

Ogilvie, J. N., D.D.

By: Castle Memories Twenty Tales of Edinburgh Castle Fourth Edition

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. F. Henderson: 1919

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller Id: 47023

Condition: Very Good

4th Edition hardcover in olive green cloth covered boards with black titles, thistles and castle drawing on frt cover. Tips and spine ends bumped with light color loss but no rug through. Small ink name on frt pastedown, pencil name/addy on fep, rest of the 168 pp book is crisp, clean an unmarked showing no tears, and is not a former library book. Twenty stories, or "memories" of factual Scottish history plus tales of folk lore of this legendary "Castle on the Hill." 20 Memories are as follows: 1. The Passing of a Queen, A.D. 1093 2. A Perilous Climb, A.D. 1312 3. The Blac... View more info

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Princess Navina Visits Malvolia From the Diary of Count Nef

By: Count Nef

Price: $15.00

Publisher: ID, Lytton Publishing Co: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30740

ISBN: 0915728095

Condition: Near Fine

Negligible surface wear to tips of glossy illustrated wrapper, slight soil mark along upper edge of inside cover, else fine. 54 pgs. Scarce and collectible children's paperback with illustrations by Diana Schuppel Reid. Many years ago, King Hobart Hollenstein, ruler of the Duchy of Pancratia, sent his heir apparent, the Princess Navina, on a world tour to study the governments of other lands. The king believed that the understanding of foreign customs to be gained from such a journey was the best possible preparation for a future monarch. In command of the touring party was the princess's bel... View more info

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Kings and Queens of England

By: Delderfield, Eric R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Weathervane Books: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43637

ISBN: 0517250950

Condition: Very Good +

1st Weathervane edition, 1st printing. Black hardcover boards with gilt spine titles. 160 pp text browned. Tidy name on fep. Unclipped dj has 4 small chips but displays well in new mylar. Discusses the characters, careers, and influence on history of each English king and queen from the early Saxons to Elizabeth II. View more info

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King Wacky

By: Gackenbach, Dick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42954

ISBN: 0517552655

Condition: Good +

Red paper covered boards with orange cloth spine rubbed at tips, bit of discoloration at head of frt board. Text tight and bright. First edition. Born with his head on backward, King Wacky proceeds to do everything in a backward way. View more info

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A City In Winter

By: Helprin, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39905

ISBN: 0670868434

Condition: Fine

1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Negligible surface wear from storage on unclipped dj. 147 pp. Text as new with 13 color illustrations by Van Allsburg. Driven to avenge the murder of her royal parents and reclaim her lost kingdom, a daring young heroine and would-be queen journeys to the besieged city on the plain to seek out its evil conqueror, the Usurper. View more info

Once Upon A Horse A History of Horses and How They Shaped Our History

By: Jurmain, Suzanne

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46010

ISBN: 0688055508

Condition: Good

First edition, first Printing hardcover in heavy buckram cloth. 176 glossy pages. Exlib with all pages and pocket present. Glossy illustrated color dj in new mylar shows micro color loss and chips at tips, still displays well without any library stickers on backstrip. One lower page tip taped, else crisp and unmarked. Kings have made history. Queens have made history. Explorers, soldiers, artists, inventors, humanitarians, lawmakers, and lawbreakers have all changed the course of events. So have animals. Although most people don't realize it, one of the most important characters in human ... View more info

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The King's Peace 1637 - 1641 The Great Rebellion

By: Wedgwood, C.V. (Cicely Veronica)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1956

Seller Id: 46190

Condition: Very Good

Hardcover in light taupe colored cloth over boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped spine ends. Bright red spine title, 510 pp text crisp and unmarked. Not book club, not exlib, no former owner's names. touch of darkening at foot of boards along with light discoloration from the glue used near hinges of frt and rear pastedowns. Original, unclipped ($ 6.50), illustrated dust jacket shows the Tower of London and boats on the Thames has a slightly age-toned white background on rear panel, tiny rub of color loss at upper frt flap fold, some wrinkling and rubbing to head of dj spine, still mo... View more info