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GUILLIM John (1565-1621)
A Display of Heraldry
Incomplete. In dirty yellow vellum, some horizontal crease lines to front & rear covers. Spine has some vellum loss, edges are chipped and bumped, title in gilt to red leather label. Internally, hinges weak, covers are a little loose. No title page, index, introduction etc, 27-28, 33-36, 39-132, 135-178, 183-254, 259-350, 353-402, 403-414 (hand numbered), 419-421 (hand numbered), 408-411, 413-414 miss-numbering), 417-448, 447-460, [3], 4-32 pp, 37-50, 53-120, [2] table, 443, 144 (miss-numbered conclusion by Guillim), coats of arms to most pages, many coloured, some ink notes & coats of arms to margins, pages 409 to 460 contain many almost full page plates. Other headings are: An exact Register of all the knights of the Garter (together with the Blazons of their several Coats) from the first Installment to the last) As also An account or Register of the names and Arms of all the Baronets of England from the First Institution to the last, dedicated by Richard Blome, 32 pp. WITH A catalog of the names and arms of the Baronets made since his Majesties most happy restauration, with the times of their creations. In the 12th year of his reign, Anno 1660, pages 37 - 95 many pages with 4 coats of arms per page, lots coloured. WITH A Catalogue of the Knights of the Honorable order of the Bath at the Coronation of King Charles the Second, pages 97 - 114. WITH An errata for Guillims Heraldry from pages 115 - 120. FOLLOWED by The Table, 2 pp (index) FOLLOWED by A Conclusion 2 pages wrongly paginated as pp 443 & 144. (ink ownership name of William Wheeler - 1773) to pp 408, notes to marg … [Click Below for Full Description]
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