BURKE, Sir Bernard. Ulster King of Arms.
Title Vicissitudes of Families.
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer:, 1869. 0
Seller ID 2734
Remodelled edition, in Two Volumes. Large post 8vo., pp [viii], 405,  blank & pp [iv], 417,  blank. Issued without half-titles. Publisher's blind stamped blue cloth over bevelled boards with gilt armorials, titles and rules, yellow endpapers. Cloth a little rubbed at extremities. Very good copies. 'This new and compact edition ... has been very carefully revised, re-modelled, and in many parts re-written ... and by the addition of new stories of appropriate interest, to produce a substantive and complete record of the changeful fortunes of great houses, - a work, in fact, illustrative of that portion so eventful, and yet so little known, of domestic history'. The author's preface.
family history, genealogy, biography, aristocracy