LORDS OF LIFE: The Paternal Monarchy of Bangkok, 1782-1932, With the earlier and more recent history of Thailand. His Royal Highness Prince Chula Chakrabongse of Thailand.
LORDS OF LIFE: The Paternal Monarchy of Bangkok, 1782-1932, With the earlier and more recent history of Thailand

LORDS OF LIFE: The Paternal Monarchy of Bangkok, 1782-1932, With the earlier and more recent history of Thailand

London: Alvin Redman Limited, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by Prince Chula on the front flyleaf: "For Ann Carlisle Taylor with best wishes and in souvenir of a pleasant voyage and with many thanks for your interest in my country and family[,] Sincerely[,] Chula[,] S.S. Orsova[,] May 6th 1961". A member of the Chakri Dynasty of Thailand and of the House of Chakkraphong, Chula Chakrabongse (1908-63) was the only child of Prince Chakrabongse Bhuvanath and his Russian wife, Ekaterina Desnitskaya. 50 illustrations, including a color frontispiece, with a folding map. Octavo. Original black cloth binding, with gilt titles. The top corners are bumped; else about very good. Very good. Item #69485

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