The Queen's Beasts. An account with new drawings of the heraldic animals which stood at the entrance to Westminister Abbey on the occasion of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2 June 1953. Described by H. Stanford London. With a foreword by The Hon. Sir George Bellew, Garter King of Arms. Illustrated in colour by Edward Bawden and Cecil Keeling. Photographic reproductions of the heraldic figures sculptured for the Coronation by James Woodfo
London, H. Stanford.
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London: Newman Neame, 1953. 4to. 56 pp. 11 full page color plates, 10 b/w illus. Endpapers show A Genealogical Chart Showing How The Queen's Beasts Came To Be Adopted And Their Principal Users Between 1327 And 1714. fine in slightly worn dj.
- By This Author: London, H. Stanford.
- By This Publisher: Newman Neame