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A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRY., Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles.

Author Name    Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles.

Title   A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRY.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   Fifth Printing

Publisher   New York Gramercy 1993

Illustrator   Graham Johnston, Herald Painter to the Lyon Court.

Seller ID   30086

647 pp, 9 1/4" H. Profusely illlustrated with b&w drawings, photographs, colour plates. "(A) thorough explanation of the rules governing the establishment and use of coasts of arms which includes an extraordinarily detailed compendium of the individual elements and designs in the coats of arms of England and Scotland. Because every representation has a specific meaning, based on recognized historical interpretation, Fox-Davies has divided the book into chapters on such symbols as beasts, birds, trees, flowers, crests, crowns, coronets, badges, and mottoes. The inheritance pattern of each heraldic symbol is described and there is an explanation of what happens when one noble family intermarries with another and the coats of arms must be combined.." Very light browning to page margins and edges of text block, minor edge wear. Dust jacket has minor wrinkling at top/bottom of hinge and flap-folds, minor browning on inside edges.

Heraldry,  Coats  Of  Arms,  England,  Scotland,  Heraldic  Devices,  Mottos,  Inheritance,  Symbols,  Symbolism,  Nobility,  Family  Trees,  Genealogy,  Coat  Of  Arms,  Identification,  Armory,  Armoury,  Great  Britain,  Heralds,  Officers  Of  Arms,  Heraldic  Brasses,  Shields,  Fields,  Tinctures,  Blazons,  Ordinaries,  Sub-Ordinaries,  Figures,  Lion,  Lions,  Beasts,  Monsters,  Birds,  Fish,  Reptiles,  Insects,  Trees,  Leaves,  Fruits,  Flowers,  Helmets,  Heraldic  Helmet,  Crests,  Crowns,  Coronets,  Chapeaux,  Mantling,  Lambrequin,  Rose,  Wreath,  Supporter,  Compartments,  Badges,  Flags,  Banners,  Standards,  Marks  Of  Cadency,  Marks  Of  Bastardy,  Marshalling  Of  Arms,  Knighthood,  Knights,  Ladies,  Armorial  Insignia,  Armorial  Bearings,  Insignia,  Augmentations  Of  Honour,  Ecclesiastical  Heraldry,  Hatchments,  Union  Jack,  Seize-Quarters,  Dominion,  Sovereignty,  Military,  Middle  Ages,  Anjou,  Arms,  Armour,  Order  Of  Bath,  Brodures,  Crosses,  France,  Garter  King  Of  Arms,  Illegitimacy,  Ireland,  Lancaster,  Oxford,  Peers,  Quarterings,  Woodward,  York. 

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