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Heraldry in history, poetry, and romance.

by Ellen J. Millington

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heraldry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Ellen J. Millington.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCR23 .M6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 421 p.
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7014236M
    LC Control Number09032621
    OCLC/WorldCa4962766

    Heraldry in history, poetry, and romance. (London, Chapman and Hall, ), by Ellen J. Millington (page images at HathiTrust) Fictitious & symbolic creatures in art with special reference to their use in British heraldry. (London, Chapman and Hall, Gale Research Co., , Detroit, ), by John Vinycomb (page images at HathiTrust; US access. About this Item: History and Heraldry, Hardcover. Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Damaged cover.

    Heraldry in the Episcopal Church: how ecclesiastical coats of arms depict the history of the church by Eckford De Kay: Heraldry: Sources, Symbols and Meaning by Ottfried Neubecker: History, Principles and Practice of Heraldry by Frederick Hulme: An Introduction to Heraldry by Stefan Oliver: The Irish Book of Arms by Michael C. O'Laughlin. The Romance of Heraldry, revised ed., London: Mistress Alisoun wrote: "An introduction to heraldry for the educated non-specialist. The author was one of the great historical reseharchers in the College of Arms and here approaches heraldry as a tool for illuminating history.

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