Sylva sylvarum

TitleSylva sylvarum
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1631
AuthorsBacon, F
LibraryParham House Sussex
BindingBound in sprinkled calf with the stamp in gold on the upper cover, with initials N V B
SignatureSignature on the front flyleaf: “Willm. Young”; Signature on vellum reinforcement tab: “Gulielmus Young”
Unidentified Stamp
Arms Quarterly 1 & 4 A cross counterchanged 2 & 3 A lion rampant the tail knotted and arched over its head Crest A lion rampant Helmet of an Esquire
Possibilities for Identification: 
In Burke’s General armory there is no Young with these arms. The design appears to be a German stamp
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