"Illuminating, intriguing and boundlessly entertaining [...] One of the definitive works on European royalty" – @countrylifemagazine
on THE QUEST FOR QUEEN MARY, written by the late James Pope-Hennesy, edited and "masterfully handled" by @hugovickers.
Image 1: Princess Mary of Teck and Prince George, later George V, on the day of their wedding in 1893. Princess Mary had been engaged to George's brother, Prince Albert Victor until his death of 'flu in early 1892.⠀
Image 2: A 1911 portrait of Queen Mary of Teck, as she was then styled, by Sir William Llewellyn.⠀
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