Title: The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Author: H.R.H. The Duke of Gloucester, Arthur Bryant, Dermot Morrah, et al.
Year: 1953 (First Edition)
Publisher: King George's Jubilee Trust
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Contains a detailed description of the procession and the coronation ceremony. Also features the poem Lines on the Coronation of Our Gracious Sovereign by John Masefield, plus a genealogical table which traces the Royal Family's roots back to the House of Normandy.
Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs, plus an excellent double-spread monochrome map of the Official Route.
Pages are printed on high quality glossy paper, and are therefore as new – not a jot of foxing nor even as much as a hint of tanning is to be found. The pictorial covers are in excellent condition.
Measures 24 cm × 17.5 cm (9.6″ × 7″). Oversized 8vo. 40 pp.