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MI5 tapped phones of King Edward VIII and his brother amid abdication crisis, a new book claims

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Morning Coats

Morning Coat Real morning dress, except with a bow-tie. Should be a tie or cravat.

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Robbed, abused, sedated, alone... the desperate last days of the Duchess of Windsor

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Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) -- by Dorothy Wilding -- High quality art prints, framed prints, canvases -- Art on Demand Portraits

Creator: Alice Hughes (1857-1939) (photographer) Creation Date: circa 1900 Description: Photograph of Queen Mary (1867-1953) when Duchess of York and her two eldest sons Prince Edward (later King Edward VIII) (1894-1972) and Prince Albert (later King George VI) (1895-1952), dressed in sailors' suits and Princess Mary (1897-1965), playing with flowers

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"In the single year 1936 she became the most-talked-about, written-about, headlined and interest-compelling person in the world. In these respects no woman in history has ever equaled Mrs. Simpson, for no press or radio existed to spread the world news they made."

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Four Generations of British Sovereigns. Queen Victoria, King Edward VII, King George V, King Edward VIII

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Edward, Prince of Wales in 1932 (Later to become Edward the VIII and abdicate the throne)

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