De ascensu Alexandri

AuthorsArrian
TitleDe ascensu Alexandri
Publication InformationVenice, 1535
LibraryNational Library of Scotland
Call NumberK.23.f
BindingBound in dark blue goatskin by C. Kalthoeber, tooled in gold, with stamp 4 in gold
BinderKalthoeber, Christian Samuel (London)
Stamp(s): 
Spencer, George John, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758 - 1834) (Stamp 4)
Dimensions:
Arms Quarterly in the second and third quarters a fret overall on a bend three escallops (Spencer) impaling Quarterly 1 & 4. A bend cotised between six crosses patty (Bingham) 2 & 3. Ermine a lion rampant ducally crowned (Turberville) Supporters A griffin and a wyvern erect on its tail both collared and chained Crest Out of a ducal coronet a griffin's head and wings gorged with a bar gemelle Coronet of an Earl Motto DIEU DEFEND LE DROIT
Heraldic Charges: 
bar gemellebend cotised betweenbend, on acrosses patty (6)escallops (3)fretgriffin's headlion rampant