Princess Margaret - By Alice Hope

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Princess Margaret

Written by: Alice Hope
Category: Non Fiction, Biography, Royalty

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ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Format: Hardback
Page Count: 165
Publisher: Frederick Muller Ltd
Date Published: 1955
Language: English

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Condition: Acceptable (8360-1)
Notes: Cover is slightly ripped, Cover is slightly worn


The Story of a Royal Romance This is the first full story of Margaret of England, only sister of the Queen. It is published in her twentyfifth year, the first year in which she can invoke a clause in the Royal Marriage Act and announce her own husband. It tells the full story of her friendship with Group-Captain Peter Townsend, and traces the incidents in the life of the handsome, 40-year-old ex-Battle of Britain pilot which led to the linking of his name with that of the most eligible princess in the world. The book, written by one who has been close to Royal events for many years, traces the full, romantic history of Princess Margaret, from her birth at Glamis, through happy childhood, through personal sorrow and troubled days, to her final emergence as a mature and lovely young woman, secure in the complete trust and affection of her people. The abdication of King Edward VIII from the Throne of England, the accession of Margaret's father, King George VI, the war years, and then the death of the King and the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, are all part of this absorbing narrative. Alice Hope has written the most complete biography of the Princess yet published and shows her to be, not the play-girl she is often labelled, but serious-minded and thoughtful, with a high sense of the responsibilities of her heritage.

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