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Country Life book of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

Godfrey Talbot

Country Life book of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

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Published by Book Club Associates, ill(some col.) in London, 192p .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elizabeth, -- Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Queens -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementGodfrey Talbot ; foreword by HRH the Prince of Wales.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21047447M


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From the moment of her ascension to the throne in at the age of twenty-five, Queen Elizabeth II has been the Brand: Random House Publishing Group. Queen Elizabeth was the Queen consort of King George VI until his death inafter which she was known as Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother to avoid confusion with her daughter, Queen Elizabeth : Life as The Queen Mother After the King's death, The Queen Mother continued her public duties in the UK and overseas.

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Shawcross too often opts. HRH Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall pose for a photograph at Clarence House before leaving for an event to celebrate the prince's 70th Birthday hosted by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, on Novem in London, United Kingdom.

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Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother: The Official Autobiography. by William Shawcross 1,pp, Macmillan, £ For the Queen Mother, writes William Shawcross, as he trudges through the second half.

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With testimonies from historic figures such as Winston. THE Queen Mother initially turned down the future King George VI twice because she was “frightened” of the impact being a member of the Royal Family would have on her life, a biography : Matthew Kirkham.

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Now the Queen Mother’s memory is about to be sullied by a new book accusing her of being insane and inebriated for the last 20 years of her long and illustrious life.

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