King Edward the Seventh by Magnus Philip, Sir, bart

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .

Written in English

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StatementPhilip Magnus
LC ClassificationsDA567
The Physical Object
Pagination650 p., [16] p. of plates, fold leaf of plate :
Number of Pages650
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24951297M
ISBN 100140026584
ISBN 109780140026580

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Edward was born on 23 June at White Lodge, Richmond Park, on the outskirts of London during the reign of his great-grandmother Queen Victoria. He was the eldest son of the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George V and Queen Mary).His father was the son of the Prince and Princess of Wales (later King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra).His mother was the eldest Father: George V.

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But on his succession he announced that he would be called Edward VII, tactfully explaining that there could only be one Albert, "who by universal consent is, I think deservedly, known by the name of Albert the Good".

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