Lady in Waiting By Anne Glenconner & The Other Side By Angela Kelly 2 Books Collection Set
Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown By Anne Glenconner & The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe By Angela Kelly 2 Books Collection Set:
Lady in Waiting:
Anne Glenconner has been close to the Royal Family since childhood. Eldest child of the 5th Earl of Leicester, she was, as a daughter, described as 'the greatest disappointment' by her family as she was unable to inherit. Her childhood home Holkham Hall is one of the grandest estates in England. Bordering Sandringham the Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret were frequent playmates.From Maid of Honour at the Queen's Coronation to Lady in Waiting to Princess Margaret, Lady Glenconner is a unique witness to royal history, as well as an extraordinary survivor of a generation of aristocratic women trapped without inheritance and burdened with social expectations.
The Other Side of the Coin:
In The Other Side of the Coin, The Queen has personally given Angela her blessing to share their extraordinary bond with the world. Whether it’s preparing for a formal occasion or brightening Her Majesty’s day with a playful joke, Angela’s priority is to serve and support. Sharing never-before-seen photographs – many from Angela’s own private collection – and charming anecdotes of their time spent together, this revealing book provides memorable insights into what it’s like to work closely with The Queen, to curate her wardrobe and to discover a true and lasting connection along the way.
Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown By Anne Glenconner & The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe By Angela Kelly 2 Books Collection Set