ENGLISH HERALDIC BOOK-STAMPS, FIGURED AND DESCRIBED. Cyril Davenport.

ENGLISH HERALDIC BOOK-STAMPS, FIGURED AND DESCRIBED.

  • London: Archibald Constable & Co., 1909.
  • small 4to.
  • cloth, top edge gilt.
  • vii, 451 pages.

Price: $125.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 75526

First edition. (Mejer no.294). History of the appearance of coats of arms and crests on English collectors' books. 39 pages of introductory text followed by discussions of the marks with each accompanied by an illustration. Minor cover rubbing; bumped lower front corner. Spine has been laid on top of a recased binding with new endpapers; spine sunned. Original boards. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown.