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The Art of Making Devises: Treating of Hieroglyphicks, Symboles, Emblemes, Aenigma's, Sentences, Parables, Reverses of Medals, Armes, Blazons, Cimiers, Cyphers and Rebus

written in French by Henry Estienne esquire, interpreter to the French King for the Latine and Greek tongues: translated into English, and embelished with divers brasse figures by T.B. of the Inner Temple, gent. Whereunto is added A catalogue of coronet-devises both on the Kings, and the Parliaments side in the late warre
Format
Book; Online; EBook
Published
London : Printed for Richard Royston, and are to be sold at the Angell in Ivie Lane, 1648.
Language
English
Uniform Title
Art de Faire des Devises English
Description
[16], 87, [1] p., [11] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm. (4to)
Mode of access: Internet.
Notes
  • Title vignette; head-pieces; initials; printed marginal notes.
  • Signatures: A (±A1) a B-I K² L-M N².
  • Errata listed on page 87.
  • 1 engraved emblem; added engraved title page containing 10 emblems; engraved diagram of a rebus; and 10 plates containing 20 Roman medals.
  • A reissue, with cancel title page, of text of the 1646 edition with the addition of "A catalogue of coronet-devises" (caption title L2r)
  • With added engraved title page (plate) signed: W.M sculpsit.
  • Translation by Thomas Blount of: Art de faire des devises.
Cited in
ESTC, R10899
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), E3351
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois, E9
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