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The Illustrated London News. Coronation record number, King George VI. and Queen Elizabeth : with 24 coloured and other plates : together with articles dealing with our gracious king and queen, and every aspect of their coronation, with many illustrations and portraits..

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Coronation record number, King George VI. and Queen Elizabeth

London : The Illustrated London News & Sketch, Ltd., 32-34 St. Bride Street, E.C.4. : 1937
Physical Description:
VIII, [4], 72 p., xxiv leaves of plates : ill. (part col.), ports., geneal. tables ; 37 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2015 39
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Adrianna Bates
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title page in black and red, within illustrated compartment
"The design on the outer cover ... is based on the binding of a copy of 'Polydorus Vergilius. Anglicae historiae libri XXVI. Basiliae, 1534' ... now in the British museum ... The cover carries a plaque bearing portraits of the king and queen, designed by David Evans ..."; with explanations of designs on other compartments and borders throughout: prelim. p. [4] (2nd sequence)
Printer statement from colophon
Advertising matter: p. I-VIII, 65-72
BAC: British Art Center copy in original blue illustrated wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Coronations -- Great Britain.
Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain, 1900-2002 -- Coronation.
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952 -- Coronation.
Rites and ceremonies -- Great Britain.
Illustrated works.
Gift books.
Illustrated London News (Firm), publisher.

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