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The visitations of Hertfordshire : made by Robert Cooke, Clarencieux, in 1572, and Sir Richard St. George, Clarencieux, in 1634; with Hertfordshire pedigrees from Harleian Mss. 6147 and 1546
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The visitations of Hertfordshire : made by Robert Cooke, Clarencieux, in 1572, and Sir Richard St. George, Clarencieux, in 1634; with Hertfordshire pedigrees from Harleian Mss. 6147 and 1546

By Harleian Society. [ Edited by Walter C. Metcalfe.

London: The Harleian Society, 1886. SERIES: Harleian Society publication No: 22. A very good copy on the original burgundy boards, gilt emblem to centre of the upper cover, blind ruled design, gilt titles to spine [ light fade ]. Light corner bumps, but a tight clean example, some foxing to the early pages, thereafter fresh clean pages. Securely bound and free of any inscriptions. 181 p. : coat of arms, geneal. tables ; 27 cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. [ Location: FP2 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Tall 8vo.

$29.63

A visitation of the county of Essex, begun A.D.1664, finished A.D.1668, by Sir Edward Bysshe, Knt., Clarenceux King of Arms { SIGNED BY EDITOR LTD EDITION: NO 89 ]
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A visitation of the county of Essex, begun A.D.1664, finished A.D.1668, by Sir Edward Bysshe, Knt., Clarenceux King of Arms { SIGNED BY EDITOR LTD EDITION: NO 89 ]

By Bysshe, Edward active 1702-1712;. Howard, J. J. (Joseph Jackson) - Editor

London: Mitchell and Hughes, 1888. LIMITED EDITION NO: 89: viii, 119p : ill, geneal.tables ; 27cm. Includes index. In the original brown cloth boards, ruled edges in gilt. Tight clean example. the free endpapers a little wrinkled/damp trace but remains a nice copy.[Location: BR1/1] Uncommon.. Hard Cover. Very Good ( See Comments). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.42

Admirality manual of navigation, Vol. 1, 1938 { with Supplement }.
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Admirality manual of navigation, Vol. 1, 1938 { with Supplement }.

By Ministry of Defence. [ Great Britain ]

London: H.M.S.O., 1941. Reprinted 1941: a Sturdy copy, tad finger marked, but is in very decent order given the likely history it endured during the Sevcond World War. Is, as you would imagine, a very detailed book, with numerous figures, illustrations, plans etc. Some folding - eg the large folding "explanation of Signs and Abbreviations" Colour maps etc. { excellent } p.ix, 446 { representative images to follow }. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.42

The History Principles and Practice of Heraldry
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The History Principles and Practice of Heraldry

By Hulme, F. Edward

London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1892. The History Principles and Practice of Heraldry. A decent example, cvrs being clean and tight; light spine end bumps; one dint and one mark to rear cvr; minor page edge spine spotting; all pages clean. Neat name fep. Indexed 281 pp. [ Location: BR2/1]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$9.48

The Flags of Britain: Their Origins and History
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The Flags of Britain: Their Origins and History

By Clark, Cumberland

Shrewsbury: Wilding & Son, 1934. 129pp with colour plates throughout. Clean, bright & tight with no inscriptions. Size: 8vo.[ Br/2 - GC ]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$9.48