The Bourbon dynasty of France : the descendants of King Louis XIII

by Arnold, Jacques, 1947-

Format: Print Book 2008
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area PENNA r CS27.A746 2008x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area
Call Number  PENNA r CS27.A746 2008x
The Bourbon Dynasty is traced from Louis XIII, the father of both the Legitimist and Orleanist Lines - In section A, the full genealogy of the Orleanist branch descended from Louis Philippe, King of the French. Section B traces the legitimist line to its last Head, Henri V, Count of Chambord, who died in 1883, and collaterally the current legitimist line through the Spanish branch which twice diverges from the Spanish Crown. The Bourbon lines of Spain, and the Italian lines of the Two Sicilies and Parma, may be found in full in the respective volumes. Despite the French dynasty being non-regnant since 1848, there is a close connection to many other European royal houses, notably those of Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Bulgaria, Roumania, Wurttemberg and Saxony, and, incongruously, Bonaparte, all detailed.
Additional Information
Series Arnold, Jacques, 1947- Royal houses of Europe.
Subjects Bourbon, House of.
Louis -- XIII, -- King of France, -- 1601-1643 -- Family.
Royal houses -- France.
Royal houses -- Europe.
France -- Kings and rulers -- Genealogy.
Europe -- Kings and rulers -- Genealogy.
Publisher West Malling, Kent :Patricia Arnold,2008
Language English
Notes Cover title
Includes index.
Description 1 volume (various pagings) : chiefly genealogical tables ; 21 x 31 cm.
ISBN 9780955509469
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