The Wisdom of Prince Philip
As a nation, we adore Prince Philip - or to give him his proper due, His Royal Highness the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Merioneth and Baron Greenwich, Knight of the Garter, Knight of the Thistle, Order of Merit, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire, Knight of the Order of Australia, Companion of The Queen's Service Order, Privy Counsellor. This raucous book, The Wisdom of Prince Philip is a hilarious tribute to the wonderful Royal that packs in the laughs.
This compendium of quotes compiled by Anthony A. Butt, accompanied with fantastic illustrations by Oslo Davis is jam packed with gems that will have you tittering. Containing 112 pages of the Prince's finest wit, beginning with "Oh no, I might catch some ghastly disease." when asked if he wanted to stroke a koala on a visit to Australia, will have you chuckling from the get go.
Other highlights include... "I wish he'd turn that microphone off" when expressing his opinion on Elton John's Royal Variety performance in 2001. And, a comment to Jeremy Paxman that "Any bloody fool can lay a wreath at the thingamy".
This peek into the life Prince Philip is a wonderful tribute to the Royals that will have you rolling with laughter.
- 112 pages
- Language, English