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Creator:
Burke, John, 1787-1848.
Title(s):

A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain and Ireland, enjoying territorial possessions or high official rank : but uninvested with heritable honours / by John Burke ...

Published/Created:
London : Published for Henry Colburn, by R. Bentley ..., 1833-1838.
Physical Description:
4 v. : coats of arms, ports. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CS425 .B78 1833
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
With engraved frontispiece portraits: v. 1. Charles Manners Sutton drawn by Buck, from a painting by Pickersgill, engraved by Freeman -- v. 2. Edward John Littleton, engraved by Freeman, from an original drawing -- v. 3. T.W. Coke, engraved by Thomson, after Reinagle.
Printed by Charles Whittingham, Tooks Lane, Chancery Court.
Includes index in each volume.
Later editions published under title: A dictionary of the landed gentry of Great Britain.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped green cloth. Armorial bookplate of Rupert Gunnis.
Subject Terms:
Bentley, R. -- Publisher.
Canterbury, Charles Manners-Sutton, Viscount, 1780-1845 -- Portraits.
Coke, Thomas William, Earl of Leicester, 1752-1842 -- Portraits.
Colburn, H. -- Bookseller.
Great Britain -- Genealogy.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.
Hatherton, Edward John Walhouse Littleton, Baron, 1791-1863 -- Portraits.
Heraldry -- Great Britain.
Whittingham, Charles -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1834-1838.
Engravings -- 1834-1838.
Stipple engravings -- 1834-1838.
Contributors:
Buck, Adam, 1759-1833, ill.
Pickersgill, Henry William, 1782-1875, ill.
Reinagle, Ramsay R. (Ramsay Richard), 1775-1862, ill.
Freeman, Samuel, 1773-1857, engraver.
Thomson, James, 1788-1850, engraver.
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