Fabularum Æsopiarum libri V

TitleFabularum Æsopiarum libri V
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1701
LibraryJohn Rylands Library University of Manchester
BindingBound in green goatskin with stamp 1 in gold
SignatureLetter from the Duchess of Marlborough presenting the book to her godson Captain Frederick Spencer, mentioning that it came from the White Knights Library 24 May 1838
Call Number3719
Spencer-Churchill, George , 5th Duke of Marlborough (1766 - 1840) (Stamp 1)
Arms Quarterly 1 &4. Quarterly argent and gules in the second and third quarters a fret or overall on a bend sable three escallops argent (Spencer) 2 &3. Sable a lion rampant argent on a canton argent a cross gules (Churchill) Supporter A double headed eagle displayed crowned Crest Out of the coronet of a marquess a royal orb between the two horns of a crescent Coronet of a Marquess Motto DIEU DEFEND LE DROIT
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