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George Allen Pu …
Description Bookplate of Ruskin House, a division of the publisher George Allen & Sons. States, "George Allen Publisher - London - Ruskin House - 156 Charing Cross Road;" depicts Saint George slaying the dragon, with large monogram "GA." Signed in lower right with unidentified monogram.
Format 1 print : b&w, 9 x 9 cm.
Language English
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The Honble Edwa …
Description States, "The Honble Edward Monckton Sumerford Hall County of Stafford;" features a shield with martlets, a chevron of molets, and a crest of a martlet. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 11 x 9 cm.
Language English
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Castle, Egerton
Description States, "Egerton-Castle-M.A.-F.S.A.;" depicts a landscape with pyramids, palm trees, poplars, a falcon, a kneeling man in Egyptian costume, and the facade and entrance of a building. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : b&w, 9 x 6 cm.
1889
Hollyer, Samuel …
Gladstone, Will …
Fide et virtute
Description States, "William Ewart Gladstone - Northbourne d:d: 23 July 1839 - 23 July 1889," with the motto, "Fide et virtute;" features a coat of arms, a gryphon holding a sword, falcons, and an owl. Gladstone, a British political reformer and rival of Disraeli, was Prime Minister in England four times. Signed at bottom, "S. Hollyer," with "T.E.H. 1889" in lower left and right. Written underneath, in pencil, "S Hollyer."
Format 1 print : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
Language Latin
Artist Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919
1914
Badeley, John F …
Butler, Frank H …
Description States, "Frank Hedges Butler," with monogram, "FHB." Depicts books, and four images: a horseless carriage, dated 1896, a hot air balloon, dated 1901, a biplane, dated 1908, and a moose or elk dragging a sled. Signed in lower right, "J. F. Badeley 1914."
Format 1 print : b&w, 11 x 9 cm.
Artist Badeley, John Fanshawe, 1874-
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Wyon, Alan
MG
Fais ce que doi …
Description Features the monogram "MG" within an ornate border and with motto "fais ce que dois advienne que pourra." Signed "A. Wyon Sc. London."
Format 1 print : b&w, 11 x 9 cm.
Language French
Artist Wyon, Alan
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Lee, Reverend F …
Description States, "Rev. Frederick Lee. M.A. Magdalene College, Oxford;" features a shield divided vertically. The left section features a horizontal stripe, three crescents, and a molet. The right side features a chevron stripe and three molets. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 9 x 6 cm.
Language English
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Edward Duke of …
Sola virtus inv …
Description States, "Edward Duke of Norfolk, Earle Marshal of England" with motto "Sola virtus invicta;" features a shield supported by a lion and a horse with a crest that has a crown, a helment, and a lion. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 11 x 8 cm.
Language English
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Soane, Harry
Walford, Cornel …
Fortis et stabi …
Description States, "Cornelius Walford, F.L.L." with motto "Fortis et stabilis;" features a shield with a lion passant and a crest with a lion rampant holding a cross. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 10 x 7 cm.
Language Latin
Artist Soane, Harry
1899
Foster, Will
SR Cinn D.L.
Description States, "Ex Libris SR Cinn D.L.;" depicts a landscape setting with a bridge, a tower, and a cityscape in the distant. The image is surrounded by a heraldic rose garland, a garb with a bird, a shield with the motto "Cambridge - Mayor 1897-8." Signed Will Foster del. et Scul. 1899."
Format 1 print : b&w, 9 x 13 cm.
Artist Foster, Will
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Badeley, John F …
Gully, William …
Nec temere nec …
Description States, "William Court Gully, Speaker of the House of Common;" with motto "Nec temere nec tarde;" features a shield with a lion rampant and sheashells, a helmet, and a crest with wings displayed and a hand with a sword. Signed at bottom "J.F.Badeley. fecil."
Format 1 print : b&w, 13 x 9 cm.
Language Latin
Artist Badeley, John Fanshawe, 1874-
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Hallet, James
Description States, "James Hallet Esqr. Essex;" depicts a bookplate in a field with a man playing a french horn. The shield features a diagonal stripe with three roundels and a ducal coronet with a lion holding a roundel. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : b&w, 9 x 8 cm.
1892
Soane, Harry
Tatum, Georgius …
Non est potesta …
Description States, "Georgius Benson Tatum, A.M." with motto "Non est potestas nisi a deo;" features a shield with thre birds and a hat. Signed at bottom right "Henry Soane. London. 1892."
Format 1 print : b&w, 11 x 8 cm.
Language Latin
Artist Soane, Harry
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British Museum
Description States, "Bellum maxime omnium memorable, quae unquam gesta sint, me scripturum, quod, Hannibale duce, Carthaginienses cum populo Romano gessere. Nam neque validiores opibus ullae inter se civitates gentesque contulerunt arma, neque his ipsis tantum unquam virium aut roboris fuit: et haud ignotas belli artes inter se, sed expertas, primo Punico conserebant bello: odiis etiam prope majoribus certarunt quam viribus: et adeo varia belli fortuna ancepsque Mars fuit, ut propius periculum fuerint qui vicerunt.-Livy, lib. xxi.;" features an emblem of a royal crown and "British Museum." Signed at bottom "Small Royal Crown impressed on end papers, titiles, etc., passion."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 16 cm.
Language English, Latin
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British Museum
Description States, "Bellum maxime omnium memorable, quae unquam gesta sint, me scripturum, quod, Hannibale duce, Carthaginienses cum populo Romano gessere. Nam neque validiores opibus ullae inter se civitates gentesque contulerunt arma, neque his ipsis tantum unquam virium aut roboris fuit: et haud ignotas belli artes inter se, sed expertas, primo Punico conserebant bello: odiis etiam prope majoribus certarunt quam viribus: et adeo varia belli fortuna ancepsque Mars fuit, ut propius periculum fuerint qui vicerunt.-Livy, lib. xxi.;" features an emblem of a royal crown and "British Museum." Signed at bottom "Small Royal Crown impressed on end papers, titiles, etc., passion."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 16 cm.
Language English, Latin
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General Circula …
Description States, "General Circulating Library, Spurriergate, York." Surrounded by a fleur-de-lis border. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col. ;
Language English
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General Circula …
Description States, "General Circulating Library, Spurriergate, York." Surrounded by a fleur-de-lis border. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col. ;
Language English
1882
Sunderland Libr …
Dieu defende le …
Description States, "From the Sunderland Library, Blenheim Palace, Purchased, July, 1882, by Bernard Quaritch, 15 Piccadilly, London;" features an emblem with a shield supportted by two beasts, a crown, and the motto "Dieu defende le droit." Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 9 x 7 cm.
Language French
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General Circula …
Description States, "General Circulating Library, York." Surrounded by fleur-de-lis border. Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col. ;
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Coates' Circula …
Description States, "Coates Circulating Library, (In connection with Mudie,) 15, Market-Place, Warminster. Class."
Format 1 print : black on blue paper, 6 x 9 cm.
Language English
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