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Debrett"s great British families

Debrett"s great British families

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Published by Webb & Bower in Exeter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Genealogy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHugh Montgomery-Massingberd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS414
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17330696M
    ISBN 100863501990

    Burke’s Great War Peerage is a reprint of the 76 th Edition of Burke’s Peerage and Baronetage published in This volume provides a fascinating and unique record of the genealogy of the titled families of Britain and Ireland at the outbreak of World War I. ISBN ; Year of Publication: ; 1 Volume; 2, Pages.   I checked this book out years ago at the public library. It's an excellent & fun read! If you're familiar with the "Who's Who," of British aristocracy from perusing the various peerage books about them (e.g., "Debrett's Peerage," "The Complete Peerage), then you'll find this Texan counterpart just as much of a fascinating read!Reviews: 5.

      This volume is a revision of the edition of "Correct Form," drawing upon Patrick-Montague-Smith's earlier work. Due to the fact that the British system of titles and forms of address is notoriously complex and a minefield for the unititiated, this book is a s: 6. Debrett's Peerage of England, Scotland, and Ireland. [Another], Volume 1 Page lxv - Lords spiritual of the same rank of Great Britain, and shall enjoy the same privileges of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, fourth son of Edward III.: on his marriage with Elizabeth, daughter of Edward IV. the family was again united. Henry VII. dying in

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