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Author: Agnes De Stoeckl
Title: KING OF THE FRENCH. A PORTRAIT OF LOUIS PHILIPPE 1773 - 1850.
Price: 9.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: First American Edition.
Publishers: G P Putnam's New York 1958
Cloth in good condition with dust-wrapper in good condition.
Description: D/J is good, but has minor signs of shelf wear/tear. The book is in good used condition, with Author's signature to front free end paper, also an obituary of the Author has been fixed to back end paper. Louis Philippe, born to the royal house of Orleans, cousin of the last King of France, soldier, school teacher, republican, inveterate and ambitious intriguer, and only King of the French, and Europe what they are today. If he had not undermined the monarchy of charles x and usurped the throne France might still have a King, and the history of the last hundred years would have been quite different. You will receive the book seen in the image. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall
Book Reference: MC1685


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