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Crown, orb, and sceptre

David Hilliam

Crown, orb, and sceptre

the true stories of English coronations

by David Hilliam

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Published by History Press in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronations,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Hilliam
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA112 .H54 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25215505M
    ISBN 109780752451985
    LC Control Number2012371399

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