Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England.
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Published by Printed by R. Raikes, for T. Cadell in Gloucester .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Verney family,
  • Heraldry -- Great Britain

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWith explanatory observations on armorial ensigns.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCR1612
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], xiii, [1], 424, [3], cxii p.
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19678114M

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Get this from a library! Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England.: With Explanatory Observations on Armorial Ensigns, by James Dallaway, A.M. Trinity College Oxford, and Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries.. [James Dallaway]. Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England, with explanatory observations on armorial ensigns / James Dallaway. x cm (book measurement (inventory)) | . Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England: Publication Type: Book: Year of Publication: Authors: Dallaway J: City: Gloucester: Library: Heraldry Today Binding: Bound in russia with the stamp repeated three times on the spine: Bookplate. His Inquiries into the Origin and Progress of the Science of Heraldry in England () was dedicated to the Earl Marshal. He was elected a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in 'Condition: The binding is tight and firm. There is some wear to the extremities including some cracking to the outer hinges and bumping.

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