The Prince & I : My life with Prince Bira of Siam by Princess Ceril Birabongse Paperback / softback
Back in print!The the story of the passionate love of Bira, Prince of Siam, grandson of King Mongkut of The King & I fame, and the young Englishwoman who would become his wife, Princess Ceril Birabongse.
The fascinating autobiography charts the life of Prince and Princess Birabongse, a life that was constantly filled with excitement and fascinating people, including Noel Coward, Princess Marina, The Duchess of Kent, and even Anthony Blunt and Guy Burgess.
Illustrating her narrative with a selection of private photographs, extending from her childhood years to her elegant retirement on Lake Garda, the author paints a rich picture of life during the golden days of the 1930s, and of a man who was not only a Prince, but a sculptor, Olympic sailor, and racing driver - the only Southeast Asian Formula One driver of the 20th Century.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 224 pages, 100 Black & White Pictures
- Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/06/2019
- Category: Autobiography: royalty
- ISBN: 9781845845698