Two Tudor Books of Arms Illustrated Being Harleian Manuscripts 2169 & 6163 Blasoned by Joseph Foster HON MA OXON

Foster, Joseph; Cooke, Robert D.


Publisher: The De Walden Library
Place Published: London
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1904
Illustrator: profusely illustrated
Size: 4to

Two Tudor Books of Arms: A Tudor Book of Arms tricked by Robert Cooke being Harleian Manuscript No. 2169 blasoned by Joseph Foster, and A Tudor Book of Arms being Harleian Manuscript No. 6163 blasoned by Joseph Foster; copiously illustrated with nine hundred b&w designs of coats of arms, each with reference notes; small bookshop label to front pastedown, endpapers and text block foxed, significant smudge marks to prelims and half-title page, creases to half-title page, stains to text block, o.w. Very Good throughout; boards heavily rubbed, with wear to roughly half of front board and around corners and edges of rear.

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