De incredibilibus

TitleDe incredibilibus
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1649
LibraryClements Collection National Art Library
BindingBound in red goatskin [by Roger Payne?] with the stamp in gold on both covers
BinderPayne, Roger (London)
SignatureNote on front flyleaf: "Bought at Gennadius sale at Sotheby, April 5th 1895"
Call NumberCLE O22
Unidentified Stamp
Crest On a mount a crane in its vigilance holding in its dexter foot a pebble
Possibilities for Identification: 
Fairbairn’s Crests, plate 105/6: Angesteen; Broese; Brockman; Denham; Gatty [Gattie]; Hall; Harris; Heris; Pettit [Pettyt]; Shore; Sotheram. Of there only 3 correspond to the bookplate which is labelled W R H; it is listed in the Franks Bequest catalogue (no. 15955) as unidentified. Burke’s General armory lists Hall of Ramelton, co. Donegal (On a mount a stork argent holding in her dexter claw a pellet); and Heris (On a mount vert a crane holding in the dexter claw a stone).
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