De ascensu Alexandri

TitleDe ascensu Alexandri
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1535
AuthorsArrian
CityVenice
LibraryNational Library of Scotland
Call NumberK.23.f
BindingBound in dark blue goatskin by C. Kalthoeber, tooled in gold, with stamp 4 in gold
BinderKalthoeber, Christian Samuel (London)
Stamp(s): 
Spencer, George John, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758 - 1834) (Stamp 4)
Dimensions:
Arms Quarterly in the second and third quarters a fret overall on a bend three escallops (Spencer) impaling Quarterly 1 & 4. A bend cotised between six crosses patty (Bingham) 2 & 3. Ermine a lion rampant ducally crowned (Turberville) Supporters A griffin and a wyvern erect on its tail both collared and chained Crest Out of a ducal coronet a griffin's head and wings gorged with a bar gemelle Coronet of an Earl Motto DIEU DEFEND LE DROIT
Heraldic Charges: 
bar gemellebend cotised betweenbend, on acrosses patty (6)escallops (3)fretgriffin's headlion rampant