The Life and Times of King George VI 1895-1952, Odhams Press Ltd., 1952. First Edition.
Odhams Press Limited, London. First Edition, 1952. Dimensions : 254mm x 180mm. Weight : 0.580kg net. Condition : Good.
The Life and Times of King George VI 1895-1952. Published by Odhams Press Limited, Long Acre, London. 1952. No author listed. Printed in GB by Odhams (Watford) Ltd., Watford. Copyright S.352.Y.
8vo, 6 Chapters. 159 gloss numbered pages. Approx 186 black and white photographs.
Dimensions : 254mm x 180mm.
Condition/Notes : Good. The DJ is quite good. Front DJ, wear to the edges with creasing and small tears to top edge and a 20mm and a 40mm tear on lower edge and spine edge. Back DJ similar wear to edges. DJ spine sunned with wear top and tail. Faces good with good colour. Folds good with toning to edges. Front board is good. Red rexine with very light wear to edges. Imbossed with 1895-1952 at top. Back board similar. Spine with light wear top and tail. Gilt title and publisher. Front paste-down blank; facing e/p blank with some foxing and ink handscript dated May 3rd 1952. Frontispiece plate follows King George VI in Field-Marshals uniform. Title page follows with contents and details. Numbered p4 commences verso with many photos. Includes Genealogical Tree of The Royal Family. Pages and photos very good with toning to page edges. Index to Photographs at end. Back e/p blank off-white. Binding tight and fully intact. Dusting to edges. A very interesting biography with an excellent collection of photographs. Please view the images below :