Heraldry displayed, or a Short Compendium of Arms
'Heraldry displayed, or a Short Compendium of Arms. By Wm Philips ... 1731', a manual of the art, with coloured illustrations and indexes.
- Creation: written in A.D. 1731 by W. Philips
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 99, pp. 1-2]
MS. Add. A. 99
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18713
'Heraldry displayed, or a Short Compendium of Arms,' written in A.D. 1731 by W. Philips.
Biographical / Historical
William Philips (fl. 1731).
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 28935.
'This MS. belongs to the rev. J[ohn] Hemsted, Ickford Rectory, Thame, Oxon.', about A.D. 1865.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought from the rev. John Hemsted through H. Spackman for £1 2s. 6d. on July 24, 1868.
7 1/2 × 5 in.
- Heraldry displayed, or a Short Compendium of Arms
- EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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