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The elements of heraldry, containing the definition, origin, and historical account of that ancient, useful, and entertaining science. The divers sorts of coats-of-arms in use; with their essential and integral parts displayed separately. The several marks whereby bearers of the same coat-of-arms are distinguished from each other. The different kings of tinctures, lines, figures, charges, and ornaments used for coats-of-arms. The laws of heraldry; practical directions for marshalling coats-of-arms, and the order of precedence. The hatchments so clearly described, that the branch and title, the deceased was of, may be readily known. Embellished with several fine cuts, and twenty-four copper-pla...

London: Printed for T. Carnan, and F. Newbery, junior, at number 65, in St. Paul’s Church-yard., 1777.
The elements of heraldry, containing the definition, origin, and historical account of that ancient, useful, and entertaining science. The divers sorts of coats-of-arms in use; with their essential and integral parts displayed separately. The several marks whereby bearers of the same coat-of-arms are distinguished from each other. The different kings of tinctures, lines, figures, charges, and ornaments used for coats-of-arms. The laws of heraldry; practical directions for marshalling coats-of-arms, and the order of precedence. The hatchments so clearly described, that the branch and title, the deceased was of, may be readily known. Embellished with several fine cuts, and twenty-four copper-pla... Library Average
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Borrower Name Volume Date Out Date In Fine Transcribed
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John Speyer12/19/17911/4/1792Porney's Heraldry
John Johnson1/12/17921/28/1792Porney Heraldry
James Cornwall5/25/18025/31/1802Porneys Helald
John Abrams7/7/18027/15/1802Porney's Heraldry
Frederick de Peyster10/18/180210/19/1802Porneys Heraldry
Gerard Depyster12/22/18031/13/1804Porneys Heraldry
George Warren Chapman5/11/18045/16/1804Porneys Herald
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