The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)
The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)
The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)
The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)
The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)

The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)

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Mid-1960s illustrated hardback information book with original pictorial dustjacket - FREE UK P&P
£8.75

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The Observer's Book of Heraldry - Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin (Observer's Book 41, 1966)
 
This mid-1960s vintage information book, from the "Observer's Pocket Series", comprises a "concise survey of heraldry in Great Britain, beginning with its purpose and history, and describing its present state".
 
Although this example shows some signs of age (see condition description below), it retains its colourful original dustwrapper, and as such would make a great addition to a collection of this famous series of informative volumes.
 
Author: Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin, F.R.S.A., F.S.A. Scot.
 
Title: The Observer's Book of Heraldry.  With 12 plates in full colour and 118 line drawings
 
Series: The Observer's Pocket Series, no.41
 
Classification / subject: Non-fiction; information; history; art; heraldry
 
Date / era: 1966
 
Edition: First edition
 
Imprint / publisher / brand: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., London
 
Country of origin: United Kingdom
 
ISBN: N/A
 
Binding: Hardcover (deep red textured boards)
 
Dustjacket: Yes
 
Number of pages: 150 (plus title / contents / introductory pages and plates)
 
Dimensions (approx.): 9.5 x 14.7 x 2cm (3.75 x 5.8 x 0.8in)
 
Condition: Dustjacket price-clipped, and discoloured and marked with age wear including scratches and indentations to surface and bumping, creasing and slight tearing to edges; boards marked and discoloured with some wear and bumping to edges, light creasing along spine and a small shallow indentation to front; some creasing and marking to endpapers, including an indentation to top corner of front endpaper where an old price has been rubbed out; pages discoloured with tanning to edges, occasional slight marks, a few corner creases and slight edge wear (please see photos)
 
Unit quantity: 1
 
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 185g
 
No. of units available (at last update): 1
 
Unit Price: £8.75 GBP - including FREE standard delivery within the United Kingdom
 
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Brand Frederick Warne & Co.
Code 5/251
Condition Used