(Thrupp): Sutton Publishing, (2001). First Edition. Hardcover. Small 4to. Publisher's red boards in original pictorial dust jacket. Very good plus in like jacket. Trivial edgewear and faint soil. Pages lightly toned with age; clean and tight throughout. 246pp. Very good + / very good +. Item #17906
Study of the strange ceremonies that are Royal coronations. Written with a bit of humor – many mishaps are recounted, as when head lice fell out of Henry IV's hair when his head was anointed with holy oil [blurb].