Memoirs [manuscript]

TitleMemoirs [manuscript]
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1676
AuthorsFanshawe, A
LibraryBritish Library
BindingBound in red goatskin with stamp 1 in gold
BookplateArmorial bookplate of Iohn Fanshaw Parsloes Essex
SignatureInscription on front flyleaf: “Translated this present May 1676, Anne ffanshawe”
Call NumberMS 41161
NotesPurchased at Sotheby’s 29 July 1924, lot 322
Fanshawe, Anne (1625 - 1680) (Stamp 1)
Arms Quarterly 1 & 4. A chevron azure between three fleurs de lys a mullet for difference (Fanshawe) 2 & 3. Checky a cross (Fanshawe, augmentation of honour granted 1649) in fess point the hand of Ulster impaling On a cross five pheons (Harrison) Crest A dragon's head erased breathing fire Helmet of a Baron Motto DVX VITÆ RATIO IN CRVCE VICTORIA
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