Rappoport, Angelo S. ROYAL LOVERS AND MISTRESSES: The Romance of Crowned and Uncrowned Kings and Queens of Europe
London: The Navarre Society Limited, 1924. First edition thus. Hardcover. Offsetting to endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown, else near fine in deep lilac cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt; in a very lightly soiled, age-toned dust jacket with nicks and creases to the spine panel ends. 316 pages.
History of the love lives of Europe's royalty, including chapters on Louis XIV, Czar Paul I, and Frederick II. Tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of Christina of Sweden, five other tissue-guarded photogravures, thirteen engravings, bibliography.