1911 Coronation of George V & Queen Mary, the authorised book of ceremonies.


The Ceremonies To be Observed at the Royal Coronation of Their Majesties King George the Fifth and Queen Mary in the Abbey church of Westminster, on Thursday, the 22nd day of June, MDCCCCXI. Harrison and Sons, Printers in Ordinary to His Majesty, St. Martin’s Lane, W.C. [London] 1911 1st edition small 8vo [6½ x 4 ins].

2 plans of the abbey with tissue guard, 58pp of text with red lined borders. Original flexible crimson morocco gilt boards, gilt blocked with royal cypher and crown  to front board, generally clean condition. The useful little work includes lists of regalia, order of processions of international Royal guests and their suites, British Princes and Princesses of the Blood Royal, etc.  No ownership marks but a note on the last blank page by a child notes that Mummy and Daddy went. I went to look on with Mr and Mrs Kindersly, 1911. mar2/2

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