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A special edition of the new testament, presentedby the coronation services of king george vi, and queenelizabeth, as a gift from the directors of the national bible society of scotland, 12th may, 1937. This is a first edition of the weekly illustrated souvenir of the coronation of king george vi on may 12 1937 at westminster abbey. Get the best deals on coronation british monarchy royalty collectables. It is packed with black and white photographs from the files of the daily express including 8 full color plates with lots of captions. Coronation souvenir book 1937 by gordon beckles used good. Learn about first editions and why collectors value them here. Autograph letter written by the future queen elizabeth the queen mother as duchess of york, from her residence at 145 picadilly, to. Coronation historical royalty collectibles for sale ebay. Coronation souvenir book 1937 by gordon beckles first.
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Goldcolored binding with blue decoration has minor wear, moisture exposure on bottom front corner, with corresponding moisture exposure on first few pages. Weekly illustrated coronation souvenir and guide george. The coronation of h m king george vi and h m queen. With the focus on the king george vi in the popular media recently, this would have a value in the range of 250. It is titled the argus and australian coronation souvenir. Coronation souvenir book 1937 daily express 1937 first hback gold boards vg 160pp extensive bw photos several in colour 12 x 10. See all 6 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Wallace simpson, to the coronation of king george vi. Coronation record number, king george vi and queen elizabeth issued london, 1937 by illustrated london news. Royal coronation memorabilia price guide and values. While this is the coronation souvenir book 1937 it covers in incredible photographic and written form the entire period that just is in the excellent film the kings speech. Vintage 1937 king george vi coronation souvenir pocket square silk handkerchief. King george vi coronation souvenir book 1937 w color the illustrated london news.
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