The pastyme of people

TitleThe pastyme of people
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1530
AuthorsRastell, J
LibraryBritish Library
BindingBound in red goatskin in the Harleian style with stamp 7 in gold on both covers; also with the stamp of Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford pasted to inside covers
Other Provenance InformationInscription on the front flyleaf: “This is a very fine copy of a most rare book & was given me March ye 10th by my noble friend & the truly Hon.ble Edward Earl of Oxford & Earl Mortimer. 1729. J. West”; Inscription on the front flyleaf: “James West sale 1773 lot 4094. Bought for K. George £19”; Signature on leaf 2r: “Stamford 1693”; Signature on leaf 2r:: “Jos: Ames 1739”
Call NumberC.15.c.6
Arms Quarterly 1. England impaling Scotland 2. France 3. Ireland 4. Tierced in pairle reversed Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick) Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg) A horse courant (Saxony) Supporters A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained Crown of a sovereign Order The Garter Motto DIEU • ET • MON • DROIT Badges the rose and the thistle