The academy of armory, or, A storehouse of armory and blazon
by Randle Holme ...

The academy of armory, or, A storehouse of armory and blazon

containing the several variety of created beings, and how born in coats of arms, both foreign and domestick : with the instruments used in all trades and sciences, together with their their terms of art : also the etymologies, definitions, and historical observations on the same, explicated and explained according to our modern language : very usefel [sic] for all gentlemen, scholars, divines, and all such as desire any knowledge in arts and sciences

Published by Printed for the author in Chester .
Written in English.

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Added t.p. engraved by P. Edwards.

Extends only through liber III, ch. 13. The contents includes liber III, ch. 14-21, and liber IV, ch. 1-15, as "ready for the press" ... "if encouraged by liberal and free contributors." A unique copy in the Royal Library at Windsor contains 191 printed pages of this portion. In 1905 all that could be found of it, liber III, ch. 14-22, and liber IV, ch. 4-13, was printed for the Roxburghe Club from the ms. in the BM (Harleian ms. 2033-35).

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.

Wing H2513

Available electronically as part of Early English books online.

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1976. 1 microfilm reel. 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 634:10)

Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 634:10.
Other Titles
Storehouse of armory and blazon, Storehouse of armory and blazon.

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3 pts. ([14], 107, [9]; [2], 488; [2], 502 p.)
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