Royal genealogies


Royal genealogies

Alternative Title

Full title: Royal genealogies : or, The genealogical tables of emperors, kings and princes, from Adam to these times : in two parts. Part I. Begins with a chronological history of the world, from the beginning of time to the Christian Æra ; and then the Genealogies of the earliest great families, and most ancient Sovereigns of Asia, Europe, Africa and America, down to Charlemain, and many of 'em down to these times : Part II. Begins with the grand revolution of Charlemain, and carries on the royal and princely genealogies of Europe down to these times ; concluding with those of the Britannic Isles / by James Anderson, D.D.


James Anderson, approximately 1680-1739.


London : Printed by James Bettenham, for Charles Davis in Pater-Noster Row.


M, DCC, XXXVI [1736]


[22], 812, [18] pages : genealogical tables ; 41 cm (2°)


"By James Anderson, D.D." follows: "The second edition ... preface." on the title page.

Part I begins with a chronological history of the world, from the beginning of time to the Christian era.

The second part has separate title page, with engraved title-page vignette: The second part of the Genealogical tables of emperors, kings, and soveraign princes from Adam to these times.

Includes a list of subscribers.

Text printed in double columns, with printed marginalia.

Tailpieces and initials.

Addenda and Corrigenda following preface to the second edition; Addenda & Corrigenda in the Chronological Tables, following index.

Includes index.


Bookplate inside front cover: Charles Hordern.
Presented by Principal Daniel Woolf [Gift2015]


Woolf, D. R. (Daniel R.) donor
Schulich-Woolf Collection.




folio CS27 .A6 1736
ESTC, T140387

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James Anderson, approximately 1680-1739., “Royal genealogies,” Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection, accessed June 25, 2018,