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Collins's Peerage of England : genealogical, biographical, and historical / greatly augmented, and continued to the preent time, by Sir Egerton Brydges ...

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Peerage of England

London : Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington, Otridge and Son, J. Nichols and Co. [and 26 others], 1812.
Physical Description:
9 v. : coats of arms ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CS421 C6 1812
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Copyright Status:
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BEIN 1998 1273: Bookplate: Frederick Whiley Hilles. Ms. note by Hilles on p. 68, v. 6. Autograph of A.H. Unwin in v. 1, 5, 8, and 9.
BEIN Osborn pd273: Armorial bookplate in v.1: Captain Thomas Vernon Booth-Jones of Hale Park, Hampshire.
BEIN Osborn pd273: Accompanied by typescript "Index to the Peerage of England by Arthur Collins, Esq., fourth edition in seven volumes. 1768 ... Compiled by R.C.G. (1946)" in case marked as v.10.
Title vignettes.
Subject Terms:
Bensley, T. -- Printer.
Booth-Jones, Thomas Vernon -- Bookplate.
Collins's peerage of England -- Indexes.
Heraldry -- Great Britain.
Hilles, Frederick Whiley, 1900- -- Bookplate.
Nichols, J. and Co. -- Publisher.
Nobility -- Great Britain.
Otridge and Son -- Publisher.
Rivington, F. C. and J. -- Publisher.
Unwin, A. H. -- Autograph.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Wood engravings -- 1812.
Brydges, Egerton, Sir, 1762-1837.
Collins, Arthur, 1682?-1760.

  • v.1. Contains the blood royal, and part of the dukes
  • v.2. Contains the rest of the dukes, and all the marquises
  • v.3. Contains the earls to the termination of the seventeenth century
  • v.4. Contains the earls from the commencement of the eighteenth century to the death of George II
  • v.5. Contains the earls from the accession of George III
  • v.6. Contains all the viscounts and those barons whose honours existed prior to the death of Queen Elizabeth
  • v.7. Contains the barons from the accession of King James I to the termination of the Coalition Ministry in 1783
  • v.8. Contains the barons from the commencement of Mr. Pitt's ministry 1784, to the termination of the eighteenth century
  • v.9. Contains the barons from the commencement of the nineteenth century and the Union of Ireland and also a short extinct peerage from the accession of King Henry VII with an account of peerage claims.

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