Nights of Straparola [tr. W.G. Waers].

TitleNights of Straparola [tr. W.G. Waers].
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1894
AuthorsStraparola, GF
Number of Volumes2
LibraryBlenheim Palace Oxfordshire
BindingBound in red calf with stamp 1 in gold on the covers
BookplateArmorial bookplate of the 11th Duke of Marlborough
Spencer-Churchill, Charles Richard John, 9th Duke of Marlborough  (1871 - 1934) (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) in chief an escutcheon charged with the cross of St George thereon an escutcheon charged with three fleurs-de-lys (France) as an honourable augmentation Supporters A double headed eagle displayed crowned and haloed; two wyverns Crests 1. A lion couchant gardant holding a banner charged with a dexter hand apaumé (Churchill) 2. Out of a ducal coronet a griffin’s head...
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