Title Whitaker's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage for the Year 1940.
Book Condition Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher London Whitaker 1940
Seller ID 26668
"Containing a list of the Royal family, the peerage with titled issue, dowager ladies, baronets, knights and dames, privy councillors and home and colonial bishops, a comprehensive introduction and complete companionage". Vi, 758 pages, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. 44th Annual Volume. From the preface: "Ten new peers were created during the year, while nine peerages became instinct. There are 209 new Knights or Dames of an Order, and the number of those receiving honours within the scope of the Companionage reaches just over 1000." NOBILITY GREAT BRITAIN ROYALTY PERIODICALS WHITAKER'S PEERAGE k; Ex-Library; 758 pages
NOBILITY ROYALTY Great Britain ENGLAND Peerage