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The Resource The illustrated book of heraldry : an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses, Stephen Slater

The illustrated book of heraldry : an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses, Stephen Slater

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The illustrated book of heraldry : an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses
Title
The illustrated book of heraldry
Title remainder
an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Slater
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history of heraldry from medieval tournaments to modern applications around the world, and offers a detailed and easily understood explanation of the language of heraldry. Lavishly illustrated throughout including fascinating archive material and 700 specially commissioned artworks
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Slater, Stephen
Dewey number
929.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CR151
LC item number
.S53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heraldry
  • Heraldry
  • Heraldry
Label
The illustrated book of heraldry : an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses, Stephen Slater
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (252 page) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history and language of heraldry -- Origins and development -- Heralds and the law of arms -- The coat of arms -- The language of heraldry -- Messages and declarations -- Applications of heraldry -- Royal heraldry and nobility -- Civic and state heraldry -- Global heraldry -- The continuity of heraldry
Control code
ocn820107748
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780754826590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)820107748
Label
The illustrated book of heraldry : an international history of heraldry and its contemporary uses, Stephen Slater
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (252 page) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history and language of heraldry -- Origins and development -- Heralds and the law of arms -- The coat of arms -- The language of heraldry -- Messages and declarations -- Applications of heraldry -- Royal heraldry and nobility -- Civic and state heraldry -- Global heraldry -- The continuity of heraldry
Control code
ocn820107748
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780754826590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)820107748

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