WALDEN, Lord Howard de.
Title Some Feudal Lords and their Seals MCCCJ .
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition Fine
Publisher De Walden Library [Privately Printed]: Crécy Books, Bristol: (1903)1984 0
Seller ID 5639
Imperial 8vo., 27 cms., pp 190 in facsimile and with a new, replaced, title-page. Full-colour facsimile as a frontispiece and many other illustrations in half-tone and line. Publisher's blue case, backstrip lettered in gilt, full colour pictorial dustjacket (price clipped). A fine copy. 'The fact that a copy of the Barons' Letter to Pope Boniface in 1301 with their seals was admitted in evidence before the " Committee for Privileges " in the recent claim to the Baronies of Fauconberg, Darcy (de Knayth), and Meinill, has revived the peculiar interest attaching to this ancient record.' To the Peers in Parliament by way of introduction to the book.
medieval, middle ages, feudalism, sigillography