First edition of this unusual heraldry treatise, printed in a limited edition, this one on common paper after 135 numbered copies.
"Good manual" (Saffroy I, 2375) .
The theoretical part is followed by a dictionary of terms and figures on coats of arms (pp113-280) Followed by a table of families whose names are mentioned in this book.
Abundantly illustrated, tipped-in, in the text, in full page or double page. Woodcuts. Practically all of the pages are illustrated (see photos).
20th century tawny half lambskin binding, smooth spine adorned with a red leather mosaic label.
Sturdy volume, binding in good condition despite marks on the leather. The interior remains fresh despite the significant dampstain on the lower part of all of the pages (see photo).
Antoine Bachelin-Deflorenne - (1835-19..?)
La Science des Armoiries - Avec gravures
Paris Jouaust-Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1880 - Octavo, 22 x 14 cm, VII-294 pages -
- Number of Books
- Genealogy, Heraldry
- Author/ Illustrator
- Bachelin Deflorenne
- Book Title
- La Science des Armoiries
- Very good
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 22×14 cm