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Bailey, William H. (William Henry), Sir, 1838-1913
Bailey, William H. (William Henry), Sir, 1838-1913
OriginatorBailey, William H. (William Henry), Sir, 1838-1913
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions118x157 mm
Coverage-SpatialCheshire (England)
Bookplate Text[on ribbons:] SAPERE AUDE | SAPERE AUDE / [motto:] NON TERRA SED AQUIS / SIR WILLIAM. H. BAILEY, / Sale Hall, Cheshire, 1898.
DescriptionCoat of arms against a background of bookcase with owls. Escutcheon: argent (silver) two annulets or (gold) on a fess gules (red) between in chief 2 martlets of the last and in base a lymphad (galley) with four oars and sails furled. Helm and mantling. Crest: griffin rampant, wings chequy argent and azure, in his paw a banner gules semee with annulets [?]. Mottoes: Sapere aude (Dare to know); Non terra sed aquis (Not by land, by sea).
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 Identifierexlibris0338.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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