Royal Marriage Proposals
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Royal Weddings by Emily Brand. Eye-opening details and interesting stories about nearly one thousand years of British royal weddings, including King Henry VIII's marital vows and Charles I's wedding, for which he was not present. Includes 60 full-color illustrations. 56 pages.
Five Gold Rings: A Royal Wedding Souvenir Album From Queen Victoria to Queen Elizabeth II by Jane Roberts. Illustrated with wedding dresses, jewelry, gifts, and more.
Elizabeth and Philip: 20 November 1947 by Val Horsler. A behind-the-scenes look at the wedding of Queen Elizabeth II.
Royal Weddings Through Time by Janette McCutcheon. Tells the story of British royal weddings from the 12th century to the present day. Includes rare images.
British Royal Weddings: From the Stuarts to the Early Twentieth Century by Matthias Range. Focuses on the actual wedding service, including choice of venue, structure of the ceremony, and music.
The Ring and the Crown: A History of Royal Weddings, 1066-2011 by Alison Weir, Kate Williams, Sarah Gristwood, and Tracy Borman. Popular historians look at British royal weddings from medieval times up through the present day.
A Dress for Diana by David Emanuel and Elizabeth Emanuel. Designers David and Elizabeth Emmanuel reveal the story behind their creation of Princess Diana's wedding dress. Includes photographs of the preparation and rehearsals.
Britain's Royal Brides by Josy Argy and Wendy Riches. Extensively illustrated with color and b/w photos and b/w drawings. Covers the weddings of Queen Victoria, Queen Alexandra, Queen Mary, the Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth, Princess Margaret, and Princess Anne. Details about wedding outfits, ceremonies, royal traditions and the pageantry. Out of print, but available from Alibris.
The Book of the Royal Wedding by Alastair Burnet. 128 pages of photographs from the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of York as well as previous royal weddings. Available from Alibris.
Two Centuries of Royal Weddings by Christopher Warwick. History of British royal weddings from 1818 to 1978. From Alibris.
Books About Prince William's Wedding