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royal robes and crown jewels in full colour. by Louis Leopold Victor Wulff

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Published by Elysia Press in [London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Coronation.,
  • Regalia -- Great Britain.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsCR4480 .W8
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6234365M
LC Control Number57037624

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