John Ferne - The Blazon of Gentrie - 1586

Description
John Ferne - The Blazon of Gentrie - 1586
Genealogy, Heraldry - Quantity: 1 - With slipcase - Book

well-preserved (considering its age), rare book

printed in London

Condition: see pictures, damage present

Insured shipping

Authenticity is guaranteed as purchased in an auction house (Sotheby's 1977). At that time described in the catalogue as follows:

"Armorial woodcuts, some full-page (those forming pp. 42-43 of the final part with a corrected version pasted over the cancelled version), with the blank Z4 and the final blank. Contemporary calf gilt; rebacked and repaired. Morocco pull-off case Large paper copy of the first edition (issue with Maun-sell's imprint)
References: Newberry/Courtesy Books 576; STC 10825 Provenance: the Marsden). Perry - Harold Greenhill copy"

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Genealogy, Heraldry
Author/ Illustrator
John Ferne
Book Title
The Blazon of Gentrie
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1586
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
London, J. Windet for A. Maunsell
Binding/ Material
Mix / Multiple
Extras
With slipcase
Number of pages
400
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