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Ernest and Albert; or, The Story of the Stolen Princes (1865 as The Stealing of the Princes Ernest and Albert of Saxony : From the Former of Whom the Prince of Wales Traces His Descent. A True Story of the Middle Ages)

By: Anonymous, No Author, Unknown Author

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Tyler: 1865

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 94053

Condition: Very Good


Undated [1865]. With numerous illustrations by L. Huard, P. Skelton, R. Dudley, A. Slader, and C. Kendrick. Original royal blue cloth on bevelled boards, with blindstamped and gilt framing, lettered in gilt; brown endpapers; all edges gilt. Lightly scuffed, a little faint foxing, front inner joint paper lightly cracked, very good. The story of a royal kidnap in the fifteenth century is revived as a historical novel to celebrate the birth (in 1864) of Queen Victoria's eldest son, Albert Victor (later Edward VII). View more info