Imitation de Jesus Christ

TitleImitation de Jesus Christ
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1757
AuthorsThomas à Kempis
CityParis
Other CitationEllis Catalogue 335 (1936) item 160
BindingBound in red goatskin by Derôme le jeune with the stamp in gold
BinderDerôme le jeune
SignatureSignature on the front flyleaf: “Arundell 1786” of his distant relative Henry Arundell. 8th Baron Arundell of Wardour.
NotesSir Robert Leighton's sale at Sotheby's 17 October 1960, lot 718
Stamp(s): 
Arundell, John, 4th Baron Arundell of Trerice (1701 - 1768) (Stamp 1)
Dimensions:
Arms Quarterly 1 & 4. Six swallows [arundels] close three two and one (Arundel) 2 & 3. Sable three chevrons argent (Trerice) Supporters Two panthers regardant spotted with fire issuing out of their mouths and ears Crest On a chapeau turned up ermine a swallow Helmet of a peer Coronet of a Baron Motto NULLI PRÆDA
Heraldic Charges: 
chapeau, on achevrons (3)swallowswallows (6)