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jewel house an account of the many romances connected with the royal regalia together with Sir Gilbert Talbot"s account of Colonel Blood"s plot here reproduced for the first time by Younghusband, George Sir.

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Published by Herbert Jenkins in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Crown jewels -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previously published in New York, 1920?.

Statementby Major-General Sir George Younghusband.
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p., (20) leaves of plates :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19522041M

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