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Large hardback, 15.5 x 11.5 inches. Quarter bound red morocco leather to spine and corners and green pebbled cloth boards. Gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Some wear to cover; rubbing to extremities and edges, corners bumped and chipped, some minor darkening to edges of cloth. Endpapers clean, pencil inscription to front “Robert Cooke, Chummock Wood, 1953 (Later Athelhampton House, Dorset.)” Some mild foxing to first couple of pages of introduction. A couple of minor spots to inside pages. p85 darkened and rubbed at edge with some foxing to following pages. Some faint staining to a couple of plates some with handling marks and darkening to edges. Else a very good clean and bright copy. 112pp + corrections. Illustrated with 9 full-page colour plates.
Title: The Heraldry of Herefordshire: Being a Collection of The Armorial Bearings of Families which have been Seated in the County at various periods down to the present time. Illustrated with Richly Emblazoned Shields. Together with the Commission of the Peace for the Year 1847 &c. Adapted to form a supplement to “Duncumb’s County History.”
Categories: Heraldry/ Family Histories,
Publisher: London, E. Churton, 1848 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83396
Keywords: Heraldry/ Family Histories STRONG, George: The Heraldry of Herefordshire: Collection of The Armorial Bearings, Emblazoned Shields, E. Churton, 1848, 9 full-page colour plates, illustrated, crests,