This is a companion to the grand events and fascinating traditions that shape The Queen's year.
It includes new and specially commissioned photography of The Queen.
This is an invaluable guide for all those with an interest in the Royal Family.
This season-by-season guide to The Queen's year offers a privileged insight into one of the busiest diaries in the world.
Packed with information on both the grand and historic state occasions, such as the State Opening of Parliament, and the more informal, private events, such as receptions at Buckingham Palace, it provides a fresh and fascinating glimpse into the duties of the monarchy.
It also includes previously unpublished material, illuminating the traditions and customs behind many royal events, and is illustrated throughout with new and specially commissioned photography of The Queen.
David Oakey is Assistant to the Deputy Surveyor of The Queen's Works of Art at the Royal Collection.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 120 pages, With over 250 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Royal Collection Trust
- Publication Date: 26/07/2010
- Category: Gift books
- ISBN: 9781905686346