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A complete body of heraldry :
containing, an historical enquiry into the origin of armories, ... the proper methods of blazoning ... the arms ... of all sovereign princes and states, as also the atchievements of the peers ... of England, Scotland and Ireland ... orders of knighthood ... the arms of the counties, cities, boroughs ... archiepiscopal and episcopal sees, a discourse on the origin, use, and abuse, of funeral trophies. Glover's Ordinary of arms, augmented and improved; an alphabet of arms, ... And a copious glossary, ... In two volumes. ... Carefully compiled ... by Joseph Edmondson, ...
|Main Creator:||Edmondson, Joseph, d. 1786.|
In a Cambridge University Library copy, "Rosbon" in the imprint is corrected by a printed label.
With a list of subscribers in vol. 1.
A vol. 2 variant has also at end 'Further additions and emendations'.
Physical description: 2 v., plates : port ; fol.
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