ROYALTY BOOKS AND CATALOGS


Welcome to Bequaert Old Books and co-owner Lucia’s lifelong study of European Monarchy. We are the largest dealer on this side of the Atlantic selling Royal books and paper.

BOOKS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET

  • We have over 200 Royalty titles available on ABE Books.
    To view these title click here: Royalty Books
  • You can also Search our Books on the Internet by keywords such as Balkans, British, German, Russia, Spain, etc.
    We have added the facility for you to search the roughly 7000 books we have listed on the internet by keywords. Click here for instructions: Keyword Search

BOOKS AVAILABLE IN OUR SHOP

Our stock of over 2000 Royalty items includes:

  • British Royal history, from the Henrys to the Four Georges.
  • Royal Scottish history.
  • Victorian and Edwardian eras.
  • House of Windsor from WWI to the present.

In addition, we have a broad collection of titles on the European monarchies, that “cousinhood of monarchs” who have largely disappeared, including:

  • Hapsburgs and their Bavarian cousins.
  • The Second Empire of the Louis Napoleon.
  • Scandinavia, the Low Countries; Spain, Italy, and Portugal.
  • An broad collection on the Hohenzollerns – Prussia to Germany, and the German Crown States.
  • The uncertain Balkan thrones.
  • Much sought-after Romanov history.

We also carry a large inventory in antique postcards, cartes-de-viste, cabinet photos, and paper memorabilia of all kinds – just so long as it has a royal connection. We have hard-to-find magazines, like Illustrated London News; the Graphic and the Sphere – any with royal news. We are always buying antique royal prints.