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EngraverJohnson, George
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions67x85 mm
Bookplate Text[seal:] SEMPER SAPIT SUPREMA / Biddleston / Johnson sc. Cheltm.
DescriptionCoat of arms. Escutcheon: barry of eight, or (gold) and sable (black). Crest: A saracen's head proper wreathed around the temples. Motto: Semper sapit suprema (He is always knowing about heavenly things)
NoteBiddlestone was the seat of the Selby family.
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:
Collection TitleJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris1187.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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