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Creator:
Porny, Mr.
Title:
The elements of heraldry: ... embellished with several fine cuts, and twenty-four copper plates containing above five hundred different examples of escutcheons, arms, &c. ... To which is annexed, a dictionary of the technical terms made use of in heraldry. / By Mark Anthony Porny ...
Published/Created:
London: Printed for J. Newberry, in St. Paul's Church-yard, MDCCLXV [1765].
Physical Description:
xx, 199, [41] p., [24] leaves of plates : ill., coats of arms ; 20 cm (8 vo)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CR19 P6
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
English short title catalogue, T94006
BEIN Bb1 13L: Two illegible autographs, dated 1766 and 1761.
Initials; head-pieces.
Signatures: [A]² B⁸ B⁸C-O⁸ P-S⁴.
"A dictionary of the technical terms."--[40] p. at end.
Includes half-title.
Mark Anthony Porny = Antoine Pyron du Martre.
English Short Title Catalogue, T94006.
BAC: British Art Center copy with contemporary manuscript notes on end papers.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1765.
Heraldry.
Newberry, J. -- Publisher.
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