File NLW MS 13698D - Herald's Armorial, Vol. II

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NLW MS 13698D


Herald's Armorial, Vol. II


  • 1640-1660 (Creation)

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v, 356 ff. ; 305 x 190 mm.

Half leather and marbled paper.

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Bookplates of William Constable, FRS, FAS, and Frederick A. Heygate Lambert of Garratts Hall, Banstead, Surrey; shelfmarks of the Garratts Hall Library; 'F. A. Heygate Lambert FSA from Uvedale Lambert 1896' on f. iv; f. 1 carries notes relating to the price of the original binding, dated 22 October 1650, by 'Mr Jones of Redding Bucks'.

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Purchased from Mr. Thomas Thorp, London, 1941.

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A manuscript armorial of English and Welsh families entitled The nomenclature or Heralds Alphabett of Surnames, L-Z (vol. II), with additional notes by Peter Le Neve (1661-1729), Norroy King at Arms. Painted coats-of-arms have been affixed to the manuscript at relevant points throughout the work.

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  • English

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Paper damaged by the ink and repaired in many places.

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cf. NLW MS 10611D

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 13698D

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  • Text: NLW MS 13698D; $q - Paper damaged by the ink and repaired in many places.