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The book of orders of knighthood and decorations of honour of all nations ...

by Burke, Bernard Sir

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Published by Hurst and Blackett in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insignia,
  • Orders of knighthood and chivalry,
  • Military and religious orders,
  • Heraldry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sir Bernard Burke
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCR4653 B8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 411 p. :
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24871601M
    LC Control Number90026290
    OCLC/WorldCa54306985

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