Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 June The title is horribly misleading. The monarch thanked Logue "not only for your invaluable help with my speech, but for your devoted friendship and encouragement".
A heart-wrenching historical treatise which had me utterly press-ganged to the crew of a Georgian felon's ship perilously bound for the degradation and despair of a certain antipodean Sydney Cove. Auctioneer Rupert Slingsby said: "The story behind the cigarette case and the letter is remarkable, and this is a truly unique kiny and a fascinating part of the history of the British Royal Family.
The letter, which was sold with a silver-gilt cigarette case, details the King's anxiety over his coronation and his relief that it went smoothly. Please try again later.
He enclosed with the letter a silver-gilt cigarette case bearing his Royal cipher "as a token of my appreciation". Related Topics.
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Mr Georgd said: "When Lionel Logue died in April both the case and the letter were given to his younger Single parentmeet, Herbert. I avidly read the stories of courageous Georgian women felons of their day living day-after-day by their clever ignoble, wits.
Not a bit of it! The monarch's battle with a stammer was famously depicted in the film, The Kings's Speech starring Colin Firth. The book should brotheel been titled "Mad King George's Love Boats" or some such so as to dignify the felons sent down-under who sailed against desperate, scurried privation to a new found imperially claimed continent.
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