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The elements of heraldry

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The elements of heraldry

containing a clear definition, and concise historical account of that ancient, useful, and entertaining science. ... To which is annexed, a dictionary of the technical terms made use of in heraldry. By Mark Anthony Porny, ...

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Published by printed for J. Newbery in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxx,199,[41]p,plates
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21070540M

Get this from a library! The elements of heraldry: containing an explanation of the principles of the science and a glossary of the technical terms employed: with an essay upon the use of coat-armor in the United States. [William Henry Whitmore]. Yet, heraldry is a precise language, art, and even a science. It is one which can denote the entire history, alliances, and structure of families or organizations. Stephen Slater, a leading expert in heraldry, opens up this field to readers in, “The Complete Book of Heraldry: An International History of Heraldry and its Contemporary Uses”/5(7).

Elements of Heraldry: With a Description of the Figures in the Display () Starting at $ A Familiar Introduction to Heraldry: Explaining in a Series of Lectures the Principles of the Science, and Shewing Its Application to the Study of History and Architecture. Get this from a library! The elements of heraldry: containing an explanation of the principles of the science and a glossary of the technical terms employed, and with an essay upon the use of coatarmor in the United States. [William Henry Whitmore].

Heraldry (/ ˈ h ɛ r ə l d r i /) is a broad term, encompassing the design, display, and study of armorial bearings (known as armory), as well as related disciplines, such as vexillology, together with the study of ceremony, rank, and pedigree. Armory, the best-known branch of heraldry, concerns the design and transmission of the heraldic achievement, or armorial bearings. Elements of Heraldry by William H. Whitmore starting at $ Elements of Heraldry has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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Help to support our work and participate in the social life of the Society by joining us. Join Here By using this website, you agree that we can set and use cookies. Heraldry - Heraldry - Manipulation of heraldic design: Cadency is the use of various devices designed to show a man’s position in a family, with the aforementioned basic aim of reserving the entire arms to the head of the family and to differentiate the arms of the rest, who are the cadets, or younger members.

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Socialist heraldry, also called communist heraldry, consists of emblems in a style typically adopted by socialist states and filled with communist gh commonly called coats of arms, most such devices are not actually coats of arms in the heraldic sense and should therefore not be called arms at all.

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