This well known Burkes Peerage is comprehensive and well indexed. Published in 1881 it follows a time when many changes occurred in the peerage.
A huge book of over 1700 pages, it contains lists of Peers and Baronets, Family Surnames, Courtesy Titles, Daughters of Peers and Baronets married to commoners, Archbishops and Bishops, Foreign titles held by British subjects, Privy Councillors, Knights of various orders and those who received the Victoria Cross.
Also listed are the person's genealogy and where applicable an illustration of their coat of arms.
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.
This CD book has been formatted to be searchable using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
System Requirements: Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT or better, CD-ROM drive, Adobe Acrobat. Also suitable for Macintosh or Unix operating systems.
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