A NEW PUBLICATION FROM BURKE'S PEERAGE &
150 years after Sir Bernard Burke published his famed
history of the leading Orders of knighthood, Burke's Peerage and Gentry is
proud to announce the publication of a major new study of the extant
Orders of knighthood and merit of every state.
of Knighthood are the most exclusive and prestigious institutions in the
world. Originally the preserve of royalty and aristocracy, Orders now
count amongst their membership business tycoons, powerful leaders and
noteworthy private individuals. With contributions from many of the worlds
leading authorities and articles on American honours, World Orders of
Knighthood & Merit is one of the most important works ever produced on the
subject and will remain the definitive guide for many years to come. This
full-colour publication will be of great interest to academics,
historians, collectors and those who are members of any of the numerous
international, noble and state Orders.
Reserve a copy now and save GB£20.
Full price GB£149
+ carriage. Pre-publication price GB£129
World Orders of Knighthood & Merit will be
published in October 2005.
Stair Sainty; Deputy Editor, Rafal Heydel-Mankoo
information is available at