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Album of King Edward VII's lover Lillie Langtry is uncovered

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Mythica
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Album of King Edward VII's lover Lillie Langtry is uncovered

Postby Mythica » Wed April 17th, 2013, 11:19 am

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2309965/Edward-VIIs-mistress-pictures-woman-royal-affair-auction.html

- Set of historic pictures of 19th Century actress and socialite set to sell for £7,000
- Signed black and white portraits are being sold by a private collector in new York
- Artifact of one of the most famous women of the time


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Lisa
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Postby Lisa » Wed April 17th, 2013, 1:42 pm

She looks like a doll in the last photo!

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Divia
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Postby Divia » Wed April 17th, 2013, 9:29 pm

Oh the dresses! :eek:
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