London and New York: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1954.
Hardcover. 9 1/2" X 6 3/4". xii, 316pp. Wear to unclipped dust jacket with rubbing, toning, creasing, and chipping to covers, corners, and edges. Rubbing and bumps to covers and edges of red cloth over boards. Dust-spotting to edges of text block. Previous owner's name in ink to front paste-down. Toning to endpapers. Pages are free of marks and notation. Binding is sound. With 28 color plates and 446 text illustrations. This book surveys the history of heraldry and comments on the meaning of specific designs. Good / good. Item #13595