Prince Philip by Lane, Peter

Cover of: Prince Philip | Lane, Peter

Published by Hale in London .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain


  • Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-,
  • Princes -- Great Britain -- Biography

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementPeter Lane.
LC ClassificationsDA591.A2 L36 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3804832M
ISBN 100709185901
LC Control Number81110004

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