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Decorative heraldry

George W. Eve

Decorative heraldry

a practical handbook of its artistic treatment.

by George W. Eve

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Published by Bell in London, New York .
Written in English


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Paginationxvi,281p. :
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21776989M

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it was an ancient way of letting others know who you were and a public Seller Rating: % positive. Decorative Heraldry: A Practical Handbook of its Artistic Treatment by G W Eve, published by George Bell, London A 1st edition.

In stiff cloth-covered boards size 19 by 14 cm. pages. Contains over illustrations, including several full-page photographs and one colour plate. Title gold-stamped to front and spine. Some foxing and wear to head and foot of spine.

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A normal heraldic achievement consists of the shield, above which is set. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content Decorative Heraldry: A Practical Handbook of Its Artistic Treatment by George William Eve.

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