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book of the ranks and dignities of British society

book of the ranks and dignities of British society

lately attributed in the press and elsewhere to Charles Lamb

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Published by C. Scribners sons, and printed at the University press, Cambridge, England, by W. Lewis in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Titles of honor and nobility -- Great Britain,
  • Precedence

  • Edition Notes

    A reprint of the original edition with reproduction of the t.-p.: The book of the ranks and dignities of British society

    Statementincluding an introductory note by Clement Shorter; with eight coloured plates and sixteen in monochrome
    ContributionsLamb, Charles, 1775-1834, Shorter, Clement King, 1857-1926
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135, [1] p.
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14462659M

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The details of the book's history are discussed in an introductory essay by Clement Shorter. Book of the ranks and dignities of British society. London: J. Cape ltd., (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Lamb; Clement King Shorter.

Book explaining The Ranks and Dignities of British Society, second edition, 24 engraved plates coloured by hand,Tabart and Co., First edition published in with title: The book of the ranks and dignities of British Society.

"Dedicated (by permission) to Her Royal Highness the Princess Elizabeth." Dedication dated "Feb. 2, ". A book explaining the ranks and dignities of British society: intended chiefly for the instruction of young persons: with twenty-four coloured engravings.

London: Printed for Tabart & Co by William Heney, First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ tall. Very Good- Condition.

Item # iv, pages of text, followed by 36 pages of publisher's advertisement. Complete with 25 plates, of which 23 are hand colored. Original paper-covered boards are worn, with deteriorated original leather corners, rebacked.

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