A Speech on the Death of King George the Fifth

BALDWIN, Stanley. A Speech on the Death of King George the Fifth. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1936.

Hardback. Condition: very good. The dust jacket is in very good condition, though slightly tanned. One small closed tear to the back. The cream boards are in near fine condition and the contents are unmarked apart from some slight tanning inside the front and rear covers.


Stanley Baldwin



A Speech on the Death of King George the Fifth Synopsis

This is the speech which Prime Minster Stanley Baldwin gave over the radio, following the death of King George V, in 1936.

About Stanley Baldwin

Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley (3 August 1867 – 14 December 1947) was a British statesman and Conservative politician who dominated the government of the United Kingdom between the world wars, serving as prime minister on three occasions, from May 1923 to January 1924, from November 1924 to June 1929, and from June 1935 to May 1937.

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