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Willement, Thomas, 1786–1871
Regal heraldry : the armorial insignia of the kings and queens of England, from coeval authorities / by Thomas Willement, heraldic artist to His Majesty King George the Fourth.
[London] : Published by the author, 25, Green-Street, Grosvenor-Square ; Rodwell & Martin, New-Bond-Street ; and T. Moule, Duke-Street, Grosvenor-Square, 1821.
London : Printed by W. Wilson, 4, Greville-Street, Hatton-Garden, [1821]
Physical Description:
[5], viii-x, [2], 116 pages, XXXVI leaves of plates : illustrations ; 30 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CR1620 .W55 1821+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN Osborn pd293: Autograph of a bookplate of Thomas Willement, with his extensive ms. annotations and corrections. Letter of acknowlegement from the Society of Antiquaries, dated Mar. 11, 1825, to Thomas Willement, and signed by Nich. Carlisle, secretary, tipped-in on front endpaper. Prospectus and list of subscribers for Willement's Ritual of chevalry bound in at end.
Includes index.
BAC: British Art Centery copy is a large paper copy. Bound in gilt-tooled calf; with gilt edges. Armorial bookplate: Frances M. Myers. Bookseller's label: H. M. Gilbert & Son Booksellers 24, Above Bar, Southampton.
Subject Terms:
Devices (Heraldry) -- Great Britain.
Emblems -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Genealogy.
H. M. Gilbert & Son -- Bookseller.
Heraldry -- Great Britain.
Moule, T. -- Publisher.
Myers, Frances M. -- Bookplate.
Nobility -- Great Britain.
Rodwell & Martin -- Publisher.
Willement, Thomas, 1786-1871 -- Autograph. (BEIN)
Willement, Thomas, 1786-1871 -- Bookplate. (BEIN)
Willement, Thomas, 1786-1871 -- Ms. notes. (BEIN)
Willement, Thomas, 1786-1871 -- Publisher.
Wilson, W., -- Printer.
Engravings -- 1821.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1821.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Annotations (Provenance) -- 19th century.
Subscription lists (Publishing) -- England -- London -- 1821.

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