Title Heraldry For The Designer.
Book Condition Softcover. Very good condition.
Edition First Paperback Printing.
Publisher Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York: 1983.
0442263589 / 9780442263584
Seller ID 29424X1
Reveals an entire symbolic language of visual communication - known only to a dwindling community of scholars - that is a treasury of creative ideas. The elements, terminology, meanings, and applications of heraldry are explained in detail, with thorough descriptions of coats of arms, fields and ordinaries, and charges - lions, eagles, monsters, human figures. Contains over 300 exquisite illustrations and a glosary-index ciomplement the insightful text.
(Key Words: Heraldry, William Metzig, Heraldry, Coats of Arms, Monsters, Eagles, Lions, Symbols, Unicorns, Roses, Ordinaries, Shields, Griffins, Escutcheons, Caltraps, Middle Ages).