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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Heraldry -- Great Britain.,
  • Heraldry -- Dictionaries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published in 1894 and based on H. Gough"s A glossary of terms used in British heraldry, which was published in 1847.

ContributionsGough, Henry, 1821-1906.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCR1618 .P3 1970b
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 659 p. 4 plates.
Number of Pages659
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4777858M
ISBN 100715347640
LC Control Number75478328
OCLC/WorldCa11069033

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Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by James Parker and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Glossary Of Terms Used In Heraldry book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.4/5. A GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN HERALDRY. A or a in heraldic memoranda and sketches of arms in trick, is employed to signify Argent[and is better than ar., which might be mistaken for az, or for or]. Abacot. See Cap. Abased, (fr. abaissé): this term is used when a chevron, fesse, or other ordinary, is borne lower than its usual situation. Charges. First published in in London, England by James Parker and Company, A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by Henry Gough has become one of the most influential books of the 21st century for heraldry hobbyists.

A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry. James Parker. C. E. Tuttle Company, - Science - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book User Review - bfgar - LibraryThing. I have a lot of books on heraldry. There are three that I consult more than all the others put together. They are edited by Bruce Miller (("Bruce Draconarius of Mistholme 5/5(1). Internet Archive BookReader A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry.   Compiled in by Henry Gough and James Parker, A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry contains and defines the many terms related to the pictorial preservation of a family's heritage. A term used for the hair on the neck and back of the boar, when it differs in tincture (colour). Broad-Arrow: Differs from the Pheon by having the inside of the barbs plain. Brock: A Badger. Also sometimes known as a Grey. Buckler: A term used for a shield. Buckles: Are borne of various forms, oval, round, square, and lozenge-shaped. The.

LibraryThing Review User Review - bfgar - LibraryThing. I have a lot of books on heraldry. There are three that I consult more than all the others put together. They are edited by Bruce Miller (("Bruce Draconarius of Mistholme") and Kevin Munday (Akagawa 5/5(2). THIS work, following the title of the order book, is called a Glossary, the object being primarily to describe and explain the several terms connected with the study of Heraldry which a reader is at all likely to meet with. The terms are put in one complete alphabetical order; a few of less importance, or where only a line is required to explain them, or where they are best explained under. Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by James Parker - Hardcover - - from Anybook Ltd (SKU: ) David & Charles, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. About Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry This database is a glossary of terms and words used in heraldry. It includes descriptions and explanations of heraldic terms as well as 1, illustrations. The terms are listed in the database alphabetically.