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The story of Windsor Castle

Bruce Graeme

The story of Windsor Castle

an unconventional study of the Castle from its earlier times, together with some account of the anecdotes and vivid personalities connected with it

by Bruce Graeme

  • 69 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson & co.,ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Windsor Castle.,
  • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers.,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bruce Graeme [pseud.] With 31 illustrations, also 15 chapter ends from contemporary mss. by J. W. Dungey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination358, [1] p.
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22906575M

    One of the main residences of the Queen and the oldest inhabited castle in England. This delightful book of Windsor Castle interspersed with verse and colour illustrations offers a lovely insight into this monumental landmark. Intertwined with the Court is the story of Herne the Hunter, a spirit of Windsor Forest. He is an evil force that seeks to take the souls of various individuals, and Henry tries to stop him, but is never able to do so. (Summary adapted from Wikipedia) Other books in the series: Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5 Book 6.

    Lupo and the Secret of Windsor Castle book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Lupo is out for a walk with Nanny and Prince G /5. THE CASTLE. The authentic history of Windsor Castle cannot be carried back beyond the 11th century. The romantic legends told by Froissart of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table at Windsor lack the foundation of prosaic record, but are interesting as representing the traditions as to the early history of Windsor which were current in the 14th and 15th centuries.

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This book. The Windsor Story sweeps the reader up into a saga embracing two World Wars, the roaring twenties, the decadent café society of the fifties, and a score of personalities ranging from Cecil Beaton to Adolf Hitler, with major appearances by Winston Churchill, Prime Minster Stanley Baldwin, Queen Mary, the present Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, and the Archbishop of Canterbury.4/5.

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George, and the Order of the. Windsor Castle: The Official Illustrated History. This fully illustrated official souvenir guide details the history of the Castle from its founder, William the Conqueror, to the present day, including the fire of and the subsequent restoration of the magnificent State Apartments.

Includes plans of the Castle and over colour illustrations.4/5. LibriVox recording of Windsor Castle, Book 1 by William H. Ainsworth.

Book 1 - Ann Boleyn. The focus of the novels is on the events surrounding Henry VIII's replacing Catherine of Aragon with Anne Boleyn as his wife. A classic historical novel about events in and around Windsor Castle during the time of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. The historic events are heightened dramatically by appearances of a forest demon, Herne the Hunter/5(7).

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During Henry's pursuit of Boleyn, the novel describes other couples, including the Earl of Surrey and Lady Elizabeth Fitzgerald, a match Henry does not support. The Windsor Castle setting is good, the bevy of footmen and soldiers and functionaries well realised.

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Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. It is open to visitors throughout the year. Founded by William the Conqueror in the 11th century, it has since been the home of 39 monarchs. Today The Queen spends most of her private weekends at the Castle.

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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Pride of Britain books, royal palaces and pageantry.\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.Intertwined with the Court is the story of Herne the Hunter, a spirit of Windsor Forest.

He is an evil force that seeks to take the souls of various individuals, and Henry tries to stop him, but is never able to do so. (Summary by Wikipedia) Other books in the series: Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5.