The Court of St. James's

By: Turner, E. S.

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Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. Red cloth bound boards, slightly scraped, rubbed and marked. Gilt titling to spine. Offsetting. Previous owners inscription on paste down. Black and white illustrations. Name/Writing on e/p at end of book. Index. 382 pp. One brown mark across page edges. The British court for 1,000 years. Mr. Turner is a specialist in mighty historical themes-through-the-ages -- courting, social reform, medicine and the like --and somehow contrives to make them gayer and a good deal more rewarding than the breeziest sort of fiction. ; 000420

Title: The Court of St. James's

Author Name: Turner, E. S.

Categories: Older/Uncatalogued,

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 000420

Keywords: British Court HISTORY Legal System.social Reform MEDICINE COURTING CULTURE JO