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St George's Chapel, Windsor, in the Fourteenth Century
Nigel Saul (Editor)
Boydell Press (May 19, 2005)
This collection of essays examines the early history of St. George's Chapel beginning with its founding in the mid-fourteenth century. Much attention is paid to the role of the Chapel in the Order of the Garter.

Windsor Castle: The Official Illustrated History
John Martin Robinson
Royal Collection (June 30, 2004)
John Martin Robinson traces the 1000-year history of Windsor Castle. He traces the evolution of the site from hunting lodge to State residence.

The Florilegium of Alexander Marshal in the Collection of Her Majesty the Queen at Windsor Castle
Prudence Leith-Ross
Hames & Hudson (July 1, 2000)
The Royal Library at Windsor Castle houses an important collection of Alexander Marshall's botanical illustrations. This book publishes the collection in full-color reproduction, with an essay written by Henrietta McBurney, the deputy curator of the print room at the Royal Library.

Michelangelo & His Influence: Drawings from Windsor Castle
Paul Joannides
National Gallery of Art (June 1, 1996)
This catalog contains works selected from the collection of the British royal family.

The King of the World: An Imperial Manuscript for the Royal Library Windsor Castle
Milo Cleveland Beach, Ebba Koch , Wheeler M. Thackston
Thames & Hudson (April 1, 1997)
Another publication from the Royal Library, this manuscript documents the first ten-years of the Mughal Emperor, Shah-Jahan, the builder of the Taj-Mahal. The works of art contained in this volume record court occasions, hunting scenes, and other historical events. 

           

Web sites

The Official Web Site of the British Monarchy
http://www.royal.gov.uk/
The official web site of the British Monarchy provides news and history of the Royal Family. From the Royal residences, to the art collections, this Web site contains a wealth of information on the Royals.

The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
http://www.windsor.gov.uk/
The official web site of the Royal Borough of Windsor contains travel information on the area surrounding Windsor Castle. Accommodation, shopping and dining are all covered.

The Royal Collection: Royal Palaces, Residences and Art Collection
http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/
The Royal Collection: Royal Palaces, Residences and Art Collection contains works of art collected by Kings and Queens for over 500 years. Tickets for exhibitions may be purchased on-line.

The Official Web Site of St. George's Chapel
http://www.stgeorges-windsor.org/

The official Web site of St. George's Chapel provides information on the Chapel's history, schedules of services, as well as links to the extensive Chapel Archives.


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