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Authorities Home within the Falkland Islands options in new e-book of official residences — Autopresse.eu

Authorities Home within the Falkland Islands options in new e-book of official residences — Autopresse.eu

Authorities Home within the Falkland Islands options in new e-book of official residences — Autopresse.eu

2020-09-16 07:12:00

Authorities Home within the Falkland Islands options in new e-book of official residences

Wednesday, September 16th 2020 – 07:12 UTC


The 175-page e-book brings the unique group of official residences collectively for the primary time, together with the mid-19th century Authorities Home in Stanley

A brand new e-book that includes the historic Authorities Home within the Falkland Islands appears on the distinctive histories of over fifty Vice-Regal Residences of the Crown within the Commonwealth Realms, Crown Dependencies, and Abroad Territories the world over.

Illustrated with over 250 pictures of the exteriors and interiors of those distinctive official residences, this 175-page e-book brings the unique group of official residences collectively for the primary time, together with the mid-19th century Authorities Home in Stanley. The e-book additionally explores the connection between the Royal Household and these Authorities Homes from the time of Queen Victoria to the current day.

Having been curious about royalty since an early age and writing occasional articles through the years, author Jeffrey Hyland was impressed by a go to to Authorities Home in Sydney’s Botanical Gardens in New South Wales, Australia to put in writing concerning the histories of the present Vice-Regal Residences of the Crown throughout the Commonwealth.

This new e-book explores over fifty official residences of the Crown, most of them nonetheless in use by Governors, Governors-Common and officers in Commonwealth Realms (together with Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Jamaica and Barbados), the Crown Dependencies (Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man) and the British Abroad Territories (together with Bermuda, Cayman Islands, St Helena and the Falkland Islands).

Author and photographer, Jeffrey Hyland mentioned: “Authorities Homes play a central position within the official and ceremonial life of every of those Commonwealth nations and territories, internet hosting receptions, investitures and formal ceremonies in addition to backyard events and charity occasions. This e-book on Authorities Homes explores these distinctive residences and their relationship with the British Royal Household from the time of Queen Victoria to the current day. Many of those official residences proceed to play host to visiting members of the Royal Household on their abroad royal visits right now. Queen Elizabeth II has visited extra Authorities Homes than some other member of the Royal Household throughout her many travels across the Commonwealth.”

This 175-page e-book is lavishly illustrated with over 250 pictures of those official residences sourced from everywhere in the world by skilled and beginner photographers together with the writer. Entries for every of the Authorities Homes offers an summary of its historical past and structure; the distinctive options of the residence; any particular occasions or guests with specific reference to royal visits or occupants.

The title of the e-book is Authorities Homes: Vice-Regal Residences of the Crown by Jeffrey Hyland ISBN: 978-1-5272-5980-5. Value: Hardback e-book £35 together with UK postage and packaging (£45 together with worldwide postage). Digital e-book £9.99 to obtain on-line.

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