Catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the trustees of the British Museum by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks

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Printed by Order of the Trustees, Sold at the British Museum, 1904 - Book collectors
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Page 280 - Income from the Bequest of Charles Minot of Somerville (Class of 1828).
Page 196 - His Excellency the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Strafford, Viscount Wentworth of Wentworth Woodhouse, and of Stainborough, Baron of Raby, Newmarch, and Oversley, Her Majesty's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the States General of ye United Provinces, and also at the Congress of Utrecht ; Colonel of Her Majesty's own Royal Regiment of Dragoons...
Page 83 - HE eldest son of G. Whitmore, esq. of Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire, col. in same corps, to Isabella Maxwell, eldest daughter of sir J. Stoddart, President of the High Court of Appeal, and Judge of the Vice Adm. Court, Malta. — At Cheltenham, capt. Wm. H. Foy, EIC to Mary, eldest daughter of col.
Page 334 - I. gu. on a bend betw. 6 crosses crosslet fitche'e 3O ar. an escutcheon or, charged with a demi-lion ramp, pierced through the mouth with an arrow, within a double tressure flory counter flory gu.
Page 334 - Arg. on a bend gu. betw. three pellets as many swans of the first.
Page 196 - Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, and Knight of the Most Noble Order of the Garter.
Page 373 - Per chev. sa. and arg. in chief three mullets or in base as many garbs gu.
Page 66 - and instituted a school at Ruthin, in Denbighshire, where he " was born ; that he was a man of regular and devout life, and " that he died in 1601, aged seventy-three.
Page 376 - Norris, quarterly, ar. and gu. ; in the second and third quarters, a fret of the first; over all a fesse az. Norris, alias Łanks, alias Bank, ar. a chev. betw. three falcons
Page 328 - Arg. a lion pass. gu. betw. two bars sa. charged with three bezants two and one in chief three stag's heads cabossed of the second.

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