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DEBRETT, John (1753--1822)
The peerage of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland. In two volumes. The tenth edition, considerably improved. Vol. I. England. (Vol. II. Scotland and Ireland.) By John Debrett, ...
London: printed by G. Woodfall, for F.C. and J. Rivington; T. Egerton; Clarke and Sons; J. Cuthell; Longman and Co., Baldwin and Co., Walker and Edwards; Cadell and Davies; J. Richardson; J. Booth; E. Lloyd; J. Booker; Black and Co.; J. Murray; S. Bagster; J. Hatchard; and J. Harding, 1816.
2 vols ; 14.7 cm. (12º)
I: cvii, [1], 600 p., engr. frontis. port., add. engr. t.-pl., [88] p. of pl. (coats of arms)
II: [3], 600--1322 p.

First published in this form in 1802 in succession to a series of directories commencing with John Almon's New Peerage, 1769--90, subsumed by Debrett. Additional engraved title in vol. I reading 'Debrett's Correct Peerage, of England Scotland & Ireland: with the Extinct & Forfeited Peerages Of The Three Kingdoms, A List of their Family Names, Second Titles &c. And a translation of their Mottos'. The engraved portrait frontispiece of George III is by V. Woodthorpe. The 44 leaves of plates are paginated A--H, 1--80 and signed A--L4. Woodcut head-pieces.

Binding C19th calf, gilt roll-tooled borders, gilt-ruled spine, red morocco spine-labels. Bound by Edwin Hutchinson for 4s. 6d., 5 December 1829. (Archives 7/10/17).

Reference Number 1072


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