L'Art Heraldique, Contenant La Maniere d'Apprende Facilement Le Blason. Enirchi Des Figures Necessaires Pour L'intelligence Des Termes. Nouvelle Edition, Revue, Corrigee & Augmentee.
Playne, A.

A Paris: Chez Charles Osmont, 1717. (14) + 291 + (17) pages; French text; illustrated title as frontispiece illustration, printed title, with publishers' ornament; with 36 additional illustrations depicting various coats of arms, uses of blazonry, correct placement of symbols, decoration; crowns of French & foreign potentates; ecclesiastic symbols and heraldry; endpaper with the previous owner name of Picquefeu and a bookseller's description tipped-in; volume approx. 4" x 6 3/4" size; bound in full brown leather in a contemporary style, spine with 5 raised bands, gilt titles, elaborate gilt floral decorations in the compartments, all edges tinted red; edge, tips wear-through and chipping to the binding, top and bottom of spine compartments chipped away; text block securely sewn, occasional spot or stain in the text, generally clean and fresh, good condition. Good (Item ID: 24097)


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