Featuring recently discovered photographs from the private collection of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, this remarkable book provides a fresh view of this intriguing couple whose story is perhaps the most romantic one of the 20th century. 400 full-color illustrations.Featuring recently discovered photographs from the private collection of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, this remarkable book provides a fresh view of this intriguing couple whose story is perhaps the most romantic one of the 20th century. 400 full-color illustrations.Read Less
Very good. This book has edge/corner wear on top and bottom of book. Clean, tight text-may contain minor edgerub/shelf wear. Hardcover with dust jacket. **YOUR PURCHASE HELPS SUPPORT LITTLE CITY FOUNDATION, A CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. **
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Fine clean hard cover First U.S. edition with near fine dust jacket. Large book and may require extra postage. No AMAZON international order on this title.
NF. NF but for dollar price equivalent written next to UK printed price inside front dj flap. Navy blue cloth/boards; silver lettering. Color-illus. dj with white lettering on blue spine. 240 pp. with several color and mostly duotone images. A beautifully-presented book telling, in the introduction by Joseph Friedman, about the meticulous restoration, by Mohamed Al Fayed, of the Windsors' residence in the Bois du Boulogne. The book as a whole, however, is a selection of photographs from the Duke and Duchess's own collection, found when Mr. Al-Fayed took over the lease on the house outside Paris in 1986. It is a documenta9tion of both private an public life of the couple from their disparate childhoods up until the end of their lives, including the Duke's abdication, the Duchess's southern American upbringing, their marriage of 35 years; "the conflict between public duty and private happiness."
First edition. 240 pages printed on high quality paper. Folio 12 12" tall x 10 1/2". Dark blue cloth stamped in silver on spine. Photographs from the private collections of the Duke and Duchess o Windsor. Clean. Tightly bound. Dust jacket. MINT. Like new. Like new.
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