History of the works of the learned

TitleHistory of the works of the learned
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1699
LibraryHenry E. Huntington Library
BindingBound in paneled calf with the stamp in gold on the spines on v. 1-3
BookplateArmorial bookplate of William Charles De Meuron, Earl Fitzwilliam
SignatureInscription on the titlepages: “Thomas Wentworth Coll: St. Joh. Cant. 1711”
Unidentified Stamp
Arms A chevron between three mullets pierced
Possibilities for Identification: 
It is suggested that the arms are those of John Davies of Vine-hall in Sussex Gent whose arms were Argent a chevron sable between three mullets gules pieced or argent. The arms Or a chevron between three mullets pierced sable were the arms of Sir Thomas Davies, Lord Mayor of London in 1677. Either would be possible though Papworth offers a wilderness of other possibilities.
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