The Royal Line of Succession

Official Souvenir Guide

Hugo Vickers

    ISBN: 978 1 909741 07 2

    Size: 220 x 220 mm / 8.75 x 8.75 in.

    Binding: Paperback

    Pages: 64

    In association with:

    Date published: July, 2012

    UK £6.95 /US $10.95


  • A comprehensive set of family trees which will appeal to anyone interested in British Royal ancestry
  • With 60 illustrations, 11 family trees, extra genealogical charts and 16 Royal Coats of Arms


The Royal Line of succession can be traced back over 2,000 years of British history. This book includes the genealogies of Britain’s Royal Families, from the days of the Kings of Wessex in the 6th century to the present day, together with brief introductions to each historical period and change of dynasty. It is an invaluable guide to this fascinating subject.

(Available in the book trade in a previous edition with a different cover, ISBN 978 1 85759 759 2)

This title is one of seven official souvenir guides that Scala publishes for the Royal Collection. Other titles published by Scala for the Royal Collection include Dutch LandcapesItalian Paintings and DrawingsThe Northern Renaissance and The Royal Collection: Treasures.

Author information

Hugo Vickers is a writer and broadcaster and a respected commentator on the British Royal Family.