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Meyrick, Samuel Rush, 1783-1848.

A critical inquiry into antient armour : as it existed in Europe, particularly in Great Britain from the Norman conquest to the reign of King Charles II ... / by Samuel Rush Meyrick.

Second edition / corrected and enlarged.
London : H.G. Bohn, 1842.
Physical Description:
3 v. : ill. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
U810 .M49 1842+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Aquatints by W. Maddocks and Charles Hunt. Some are after Richard Bridgens.
Etchings by Richard Bridgens; after Samuel Rush Meyrick. Lithography by H.C. Maguire.
Includes historiated initials.
Hiler, H. Bibliography of costume, p. 587
Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Qb62
Includes bibliographical references and index.
BAC: British Art Center copy complete in three volumes. Bound in contemporary red half morocco with marbled boards. Bookplates: Arthur Francis Row; Y.G. Lloyd-Greame; Roger Furse.
Subject Terms:
Armor -- History.
Arms and armor -- Great Britain.
Bohn, H. G. -- Publisher.
Costume -- Great Britain.
Furse, Roger -- Bookplate.
Lloyd-Greame, Y. G. -- Bookplate.
Row, Arthur Francis -- Bookplate.
Weapons -- Great Britain.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1842.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1842.
Etchings -- 1842.
Costume books -- England -- 19th century.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Bridgens, Richard, engraver.
Maddocks, W., engraver.
Maguire, H. C., active approximately 1850-1880, engraver.
Hunt, Charles, active 1825-1857, engraver.
Bridgens, Richard, ill.
Meyrick, Samuel Rush, 1783-1848, ill.

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