Heraldry: sources, symbols, and meaning

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McGraw-Hill, 1976 - Reference - 288 pages
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The origins of heraldry and the history of heraldic symbols and coats of arms.

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User Review  - hindins - LibraryThing

A particularly good resources for images of heraldry 'in the wild' and of a wide range of cultures. Some fantastic examples of medieval heraldic display which is my main interest. Read full review

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User Review  - JoClare - LibraryThing

This is an excellent resource for anyone interested in heraldry, with exquisite color artwork throughout. It contains a broad overview of the history of heraldry, and how it developed over the centuries. My personal favorite for pure enjoyment of the art-form. Read full review

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TERMINOLOGY
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THE SHIELD
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