Item Details

A Suit of Armour for Youth

Grimaldi, Stacey; Armstrong, Cosmo; Wright, R L
Format
Book
Published
London : Published by the proprietor, 1824 (London: Printed by S. and R. Bentley, Dorset Street)
Language
English
Description
xii, 92 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Notes
  • Grimaldi identified as the author by Peter Haining in Movable books (New English Library, 1979).
  • Eleven of the plates are engravings of parts of a knight's armor. Each part of armor is on a flap which, when lifted up, reveals an illustration of a virtue. Plates are signed by Cosmo Armstrong or R.L. Wright.
  • An admirable plume or crest -- A noble helmet -- The strongest breast-plate -- An invulnerable back-plate -- A powerful sword -- A splendid shield -- A tilting-lance -- Beautiful housings -- Excellent gauntlets -- The brightest spurs -- An unsullied banner.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Contemporary calf, with gilt border; rebacked with original spine laid on. Signature of Jane Janvrin on title page, with a presentation inscription to her brother Francis. Henry S. Gordon Fund, 2018/2019.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| Boys x| Conduct of life.
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    a| Toy and movable books v| Specimens.
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