QUEEN ELIZABETH, Story Of Princess Elizabeth Book, Signed Queen Mother and King


QUEEN ELIZABETH, Story Of Princess Elizabeth Book, Signed Queen Mother and King

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QUEEN ELIZABETH, Story Of Princess Elizabeth Book, Signed Queen Mother and King:
$6499.00


QUEEN ELIZABETH, Story Of Princess Elizabeth Book, Signed Queen Mother and King.


Incredibly rare book signed by the mother and father of Queen Elizabeth II when she was Princess Elizabeth.


King George VI and Queen Elizabeth ((Queen Mother).


Numerous photogravure, first edition, third reprint, 8 vo, cloth, pictorial dust jacket, housed in a quarter red morocco folding box. London, John Murray, 1930.


Signed on front free end paper by the Princess’s parents, then the Duke and Duchess of York “Elizabeth 1931” and “Albert 1931”. Loosely inserted a one page TLS from the Duke of York’s Office, dated February 12th 1931, from “Pat”, to the publisher John Murray, “Dear Jack”, sending back this book which has been signed for him, and mentioning a potential visit to Albemarle Street to view the Murray treasures.


The Duke would become King George VI and the Duchess, Queen Elizabeth, following abdication of the King. After the death of her father King George, Princess Elizabeth would become Queen.




Also loosely inserted a 3 page ALS dated January 24, 1931, to Colonel Murray from the author Beryl Poignand, who used the pseudonym “Anne Ring”, expressing her pleasure that the book is to be transcribed for the blind, thanking Murray for a letter about the success of the book.


Beryl Poignand was from a 1914-1917 Governess to Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon and became a true friend and life long confidante.


Bookplate of John Murray to the front pastedown, signed “John Murray”.


Purchased from internationally renowned bookstore, Maggs Bros Ltd.


QUEEN ELIZABETH, Story Of Princess Elizabeth Book, Signed Queen Mother and King:
$6499.00

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