Treatise on geography [manuscript]

TitleTreatise on geography [manuscript]
Publication TypeBook
LibraryBurghley House
BindingBound in vellum with stamp 2 in gold on the covers
SignatureInscription on the front flyleaf: “Thomae Wilsoni ex dono honoratiss. comitis Salisburtensis summi Angliae thesaurarij 1612.
Call NumberWe22
Cecil, Robert, 1st Earl of Salisbury (1563 - 1612) (Stamp 2)
Arms Quarterly of 6 1 & 6. Barry of ten over all six escutcheons three two and one each charged with a lion rampant (Cecil) 2. A lion rampant holding a tree eradicated (Wynstone) 3. A roundel between three towers triple towered (Caerlion) 4. On a bend cotised three cinquefoils (Dauney) 5. A chevron between three chess rooks ermine (Walcot) Crest Six arrows in saltire tied with a ribbon surmounted by a morion cap Helmet of an Esquire Coronet of an Earl
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