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The life story of King George V

Richard C. Dent

The life story of King George V

by Richard C. Dent

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • George V, King of Great Britain, 1865-1936

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard C. Dent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA573 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 321 p.
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6740769M
    LC Control Number30008838
    OCLC/WorldCa4761175

    King George V rides with his cousin Kaiser Wilhelm II in the grounds of the Potsdam Palace in , prior to WWI. (Getty) Mary's wedding day was . : The Story of Seventy Momentous Years: The Life and Times of King George V Fine book in clean fresh brown faux leather covers covers with titles in brown on a bright gilt cartouche to front and in bright gilt to spine. Internally near fine and free of inscriptions; copiously illustrated; binding tight; a little faint spotting to prelims but none of note elsewhere.

      George V (George Frederick Ernest Albert; 3 June – 20 January ) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May until his death in Libel case. Mylius alleged in a Paris-based Republican paper The Liberator in that George V, who married Princess Mary of Teck in , had previously married Mary, the daughter of Admiral Sir Michael Culme-Seymour, while serving in Malta as a young would have been not only scandalous but also illegal, contravening the Royal Marriages Act

    The story of King George VI Of the United Kingdom Biography Albert Frederick Arthur George 14 December – 6 February He was the last Emperor of India Reign: 11 December – 14 August As the second son of King George V, he was not expected to inherit the throne and spent his early life in the shadow of his elder brother, Edward.   When George VI became King of England in , he struggled with a stutter he'd had all his life. Here's the true story of how he overcame it, as seen in 'The King's Speech.'.


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