AuthorsDante Alighieri
Publication InformationLondon, 1858
Call NumberPQ 4305 A2 V54
BindingBound in natural goatskin by Riviere with stamp 1 in gold.
BinderRivière (London)
SignaturePresented to the Athenæum Library by the 6th Lord Vernon with an autograph letter from him
Vernon, George John Venables, 5th Baron Vernon  (1803 - 1866) (Stamp 1)
Arms Quarterly 1. Two bars (Venables) 2. A fret (Vernon of Haddon) 3. A fess (Vernon of Shipbrook) 4. Checky on a canton a lion rampant (Warren of Poynton) Supporters Dexter A lion collared and chained and Sinister A boar ducally gorged and chained Crests 1. A wyvern standing on a fish weir or trap devouring an infant and pierced through the body with an arrow (Venables) 2. A boar's head erased ducally gorged (Vernon) Helmet of a peer Coronet of a Baron Motto •vernon••semper••viret
Heraldic Charges: 
arrowbars (2)boar's headcanton, on acheckyfessfretinfantlion rampantwyvern