Castle of Otranto

TitleCastle of Otranto
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1765
AuthorsWalpole H
LibraryBritish Library
Call NumberC.40.d.62
BindingBound in calf with the stamp in gold on both covers
SignatureInscription in MS on front flyleaf: “The first edition. H.W.”
Walpole, Horace, 4th Earl of Orford (1717 - 1797) (Stamp 1)
Arms On a fess between two chevrons sable three cross crosslets a mullet for cadency Crest A old man's head and shoulders in profile ducally crowned and wearing a long cap tasselled and charged with a Catherine wheel Helmet of an Esquire Motto FARI QVÆ SENTIAT
Heraldic Charges: 
capCatherine wheelchevrons (2) betweencross crosslets (3)fess, on ahead (old man)