History of Venice

TitleHistory of Venice
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1658
AuthorsParuta, P
LibraryHenry E. Huntington Library
BindingBound in sprinkled calf with stamp 1 in gold on both covers
BookplateArmorial bookplate of George Forbes [Franks 10911-10915]
SignatureInscription on the front pastedown : “Press E sh. 2: No. 35”
Douglas, William, 1st Duke of Queensberry (1637 - 1695) (Stamp 1)
Arms Quarterly 1 & 4. A heart ensigned with an imperial crown on a chief three mullets (Douglas) 2 & 3. A bend between six cross crosslets fitchy (Mar) all within a bordure charged with a double tressure flory counterflory Supporters Two pegasuses Coronet of a Duke Motto FORDWARD
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