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James 1 & 1V ( copy no 275 of 800)
Title: James 1 & 1V ( copy no 275 of 800)
Author: T F Henderson
Publisher: Goupil & CO
Year Published: 1904
Our Price: £99.00 GBP ($144.54 USD)
Description: Goupil & CO. 1904: paperbacked edition: no 275 of 800 printed on fine paper: approx 10.5 x 13 inches tall : 307 pages with 39 full page , tissue protected, engravings by Manzi, Joyant & Co. with colour facsimile frontispiece of James 1st by Paul Van Somer: List of illustrations: King James 1 of England and V1 Scotland. Anne of Denmark and Henry, Prince of Wales. Sir Peter Young. The Regent Morton. King James 1, & V1 as a boy. Henry, Lord Darnley and his brother Charles. Mary, Queen of Scots. James V1, King of Scotland. Triumphal arch erected in honour of King James's entrance and passage through London. Queen Elizabeth. Queen Anne of Denmark. Henry, Prince of Wales. Ludavic Stuart, Second Duke of Lennox . Group of portraits including Mary, Queen of Scots: Henry, Prince of Wales: King James 1 & V1. The Gunpowder Plot Conspirators. Sir Walter Raleigh. Conference on the 18th of August 1604. Execution of the Gunpowder Plot Conspirators. Philip 111of Spain. Arabella Stuart. Medal commemorating the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot. Hatfield house, North Front . Francis Bacon. Robert Carr. St Thomas Overbury. Henry, Prince of Wales. Lucy Harrington. Count Gondomar. Sir Edward Coke. Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke. George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham and family. Group of portraits including Henry Rich, Earl of Holland; Kathryn Parry, Countess of Nottingham; Catherine Nevitt, Countess of Suffolk; Henry Wriothesley , Earl of Southampton; Lord Herbert of Cherbury . Lucy Harrington, Countess of Bedford. Prince Charles, afterwards King Charles the first. Facsimile of a letter dated the 10th of August 1623 from King James 1 to Prince Charles. King James 1 & V1. Frederic of Bohemia, Elizabeth Stuart, and their son, Frederick Henry. Condition: Paper wrapper marked, with worn edges, and some inside flaps missing : slight curling to page edges with upper edges of many text pages uncut; sporadic foxing to text: high quality engravings clean and good. Overall clean, good and collectable .
Condition: Collectable- Good
Type: Used Books
Title: Queen Anne
Author: Herbert Paul
Publisher: Goupil & Co.
Year Published: 1906
Our Price: £55.00 GBP ($80.30 USD)
Description: Goupil & Co. 1906: no 295 of limited edition of 800 copies : Paperback with original green paper wrapper: approximately 10 by 13 inches tall: 202 pages: 38 reproductions of engravings by Manzi , Joyant and Co. Frontispiece facsimile in the colours of the original enamel of Queen Anne and King George of Denmark by Charles Blois. Synopsis: A detailed biography of Queen Anne, illustrated with tissue guarded reproductions of the high-quality engravings of the Manzi Joyant and company. List of illustrations: Queen Anne ( Royal collection at Windsor Castle). Group of portraits: Queen Anne, Williams 111, Mary 11, Princess Anne , Prince James Francis Edward Stuart. (Collection at Montague house). Queen and, Prince George of Denmark (Royal Danish collection at Rosenborg). Princess Anne by John Reily (collection at Windsor Castle). Sarah Jennings, Duchess of Marlborough (National portrait Gallery ) Prince George of Denmark (National Gallery). Queen and Prince George (Royal collection at Windsor Castle). William, Duke of Gloucester (Royal collection at Kensington Palace). John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough (National portrait Gallery). The Battle of Blenheim (Marlborough House). Frances Godolphin, Earl of Godolphin, (private collection Bayfordbury, Hertfordshire). John, Baron Somers, (National portrait Gallery). Prince James Francis Edward Stuart (private collection Perthshire). Queen Anne , 1702 (from plaster cast in the British Museum). John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough (Victoria and Albert Museum) Henry Sacheverell D D , (Magdalen College Oxford) Francis Rattenbury (Christchurch Oxford) Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford (British Museum). Henry St. John , Viscount Bolingbroke, (National Portrait Gallery). Prince Eugene of Savoy (Musee de l'Etat at Amsterdam). Queen Anne in the House of Lords (Royal collection at Kensington Palace). James Butler, Second Duke of Ormonde (National portrait Gallery). Robert Walpole , Earl of Oxford (private collection Hertfordshire). Philip V, King of Spain (the Louvre in Paris). John Arbuthnot (Royal College of physicians). Installation of Knights of the Garter at Kensington Palace on August 4, 1713 (National Portrait Gallery). Charles Seymour, Duke of Somerset. (Private collection Hertfordshire) Third great Seal of Anne . Alexander Pope, (Royal collection at Windsor Castle) Charles Montagu, Earl of Halifax (private collection Hertfordshire) Joseph Addison (private collection Hertfordshire) Sir Richard Steele (private collection Hertfordshire) Queen Anne & Prince George of Denmark (plaster casts of a medal in the British Museum). Group of portraits: Henry St. John Jonathan Swift, Matthew Prior (private collection Montague house). Queen Anne (National portrait Gallery) Peter the Great (Versailles Museum France) Group of portraits: Sarah Jennings, Duchess of Marlborough, Lady Catherine Hyde , Duchess of Queensberry, John, Duke of Montague, John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, Sir Robert Walpole , Lady Walpole , Admiral Churchill, (collection of the Duke of Buccleuch at Montague house) Sir Samuel Garth (Royal College of physicians) Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough and Lady Fitzhardinge (collection of Duke of Marlborough at Blenheim Palace) Broadside published on the death of Queen Anne (British Museum) Joseph Addison (Victoria and Albert Museum). Condition: paper wrapper worn with pieces missing ( lower spine and upper front) : page edges curled: some upper edges uncut: the occasional foxing spot: overall clean and good.
Condition: Collectable- Good
Type: Used Books