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Fac Simile of an ancient heraldic manuscript / emblazoned by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount, King of Armes, 1542

Lyndsay, David, 1791?-1829 or 1830

Fac Simile of an ancient heraldic manuscript / emblazoned by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount, King of Armes, 1542 Facsimile of an ancient heraldic manuscript - Edinburgh : W. & D. Laing, 1822. - 12 pages, 133 [i.e. 134] leaves of plates, 7 pages : color illustrations ; 36 cm

First edition limited to 100 copies. Engraved by W.H. Lizars, edited by David Laing from the original manuscript executed in the year 1542. Illustrated with the armorial bearings of 308 of the ancient nobles, barons and principal families of Scotland.

Bound in full black morocco with gold-tooled ornaments on covers and on spine; all edges gilt.


Heraldry -- Scotland
Devices (Heraldry) -- Scotland
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