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Appendix to Burke’s General Armory

Reference code
GRZ/001
Title
Appendix to Burke’s General Armory
Date
19th - 20th Century
Level of description
series
Extent and format
Paper. Three volumes. Quarto. Brown paper, cardboard. Now in two boxes (Vol. I; Vols. II, III).
Scope and content
Materials for an Appendix to the 1878 edition of Burke's General Armory. See also the copy of Burke, 2 vols. (in SAL), annotated by Grazebrook with numbers referring to Vols. I and III of this compilation. Three volumes:- Vol. I. Entries, numbered 1-5004, consisting of names and blazons according to sources noted at the front. Notes of subjects on the first flyleaf;- Vol. II. Entries numbered 1-48, extracted from notes of Col. Holles relating to BL Harl. MS 6829. Grazebrook noted that he ceased copying because his source was 'so confused';- Vol. III. Entries, numbered 1-709, derived from sources noted at the front. Subject notes on the first flyleaf.
Creator
Grazebrook, George (1831-1917), antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/730