The History of the Most Serene House of Brunswick-Lunenburgh, in All the Branches Thereof, Ffrom Its Origin to the Death of Queen Anne: Containing the Illustrations Actions of Those Princes, Both in Peace and War; with Many Curious Memoirs Concerning the Sucession of the Family to the Crown of Great Britain, [et]c. Also a Political Description of His Majesty's Dominions in Germany; His Genealogy from the Original Done at Brunswick, Since His Happy Accession to the Throne, and an Appendix of Ancient Records and Other Valuable Papers

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Printed forn John Pemberton, 1715 - Brunswick-Lüneburg, House of - 461 pages

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