Decameron

TitleDecameron
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1559
AuthorsBoccaccio G
CityParis
LibraryJohn Rylands Library University of Manchester
BindingBound in calf with stamp 3 in gold
BookplateAnonymous armorial bookplate of Earl Spencer [Franks 27695-7] [John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer (1734-1783)]
SignatureInscription on the front flyleaf : “Empt. in parva Britan. Maj.4.1644. Solut pro libro 2s.6d. compactione 1s. 6d. Pret. 4s. H.S.”
Stamp(s): 
Stanley, Henry (Stamp 3)
Dimensions:
Crest An eagle's head couped charged with three pellets [roundels] two and one holding an eagle's leg erased at the thigh
Heraldic Charges: 
eagle's headeagle's leg