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Subject: European Heraldry
Category: Reference, Education and News
Asked by: deecee-ga
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Posted: 16 Feb 2004 16:07 PST
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Question ID: 307452
I am interested in finding books on heraldy of Europe. Espcially Italian.

Request for Question Clarification by mosquitohawk-ga on 16 Feb 2004 16:48 PST
How many books would you like us to provide, and do you want to be
able to purchase them online or simply have the information to rent
them from a library?
Subject: Re: European Heraldry
Answered By: peggy_bill-ga on 17 Mar 2004 14:44 PST
Dear deecee,

I have given the address for several web pages with bibliographies and
articles.  However, since many of those books are in Italian, I am
listing some of the English ones here.  I have divided this up by
those specifically about Italy, and those about Europe.

Heraldry in Italy

Wills, H. Florentine Heraldry. A supplement to the guide-books. London: Dean, 1902.

Whitmore, William H. The Elements of Heraldry. Rutland,VT:
Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1986 (third printing).

Heraldry in the Vatican edited and introduced by Peter Bander van Duren.
Gerrards Cross: Van Duren, 1987. Text in English, Italian and German.

Crollalanza, Giovanni B. of. Historical-blasonico dictionary of the
families noble and notablili extinct Italians and flourishing.  Pisa,
Near the direczione of the heraldic Geornale, 1886-96. 3 v. col. coats
of arms.

On line articles:


Heraldry in Europe

Fox-Davies, A. C. The Art of Heraldry. London: Bloomsbury Books, 1986.
(First published 1904, publisher unknown.)

Neubecker, Ottfried. Heraldry: Sources, Symbols and Meaning.
Maidenhead: McGraw-Hill Book Co. (UK) Limited, 1976.

The Art of Heraldry: an Encyclopaedia of Armory. by Fox-Davies, Arthur
Charles. Edition: Reprint of 1904 Edition Binding: Hardbound
Publisher: NY: Arno Press 1976

V. & H. V. Rolland's Illustrations to the Armorial General by J.-B. Riestap
Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, 1967.


If you have any problems with this, please let me know.  I hope this
works out for you.

Good luck,
Peggy bill
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