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Title: Horse Guards. [AND:] The Story of the Guards. [AND:] Chivalry and Command: 500 Years of Horse Guards. [LOT OF THREE BOOKS].
Description: London, Macmillan, 2006. Lot of 3 books. Thick crown quarto. Pp. xiv, 625. Lavishly illustrated. Hardcover, bound in the original publisher's full cloth with pictorial dust-jacket. In mint condition. A splendid copy. ¶ ~ First edition. This particular copy comes from the bequest of renowned uniform historian and researcher Dr. Pieter Roelse and includes, loosely inserted, a number of actual colour photographs of the Royal family in recent days. It also includes a 20x25 cm colour photo-print of the Royal Horse Guards 'The Blues and Royals' 350'th anniversary illustrated announcement. [ADDED:] Julian Paget: 'The Story of the Guards.' (London, JP, 1988). Quarto. Pp. 304. profusely illustrated. Hardcover with pictorial dust-jacket. In a very good condition. [ALSO ADDED:] Brian Harwood: 'Chivalry and Command: 500 Years of Horse Guards.' (Oxford, Osprey, 2006). Oblong octavo. Pp. 144. Profusely illustrated. Original pictorial stiff wrappers with flaps. In mint condition. Correspondence between the Author, Dr. Roelse, and Headquarters Household Cavalry, Horse Guards, is loosely inserted.

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Price: EUR 60.00 = appr. US$ 65.21 Seller: Librarium of The Hague
- Book number: 8351

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