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Guide to Kurtze erlãuterungen derer zeichnungen zu dem Collegio des Ingenieurs, und zwar über die Fortification Passagere 1767

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Kurtze erlãuterungen derer zeichnungen zu dem Collegio des Ingenieurs, und zwar über die Fortification Passagere

Dates:

1767

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 240

Size:

1 box

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Manuscript list of illustrations explaining the features of various emblematic and heraldic devices. Includes "Über die Fortification Passagere"; "Von der Fortification Royale"; and "Von der attaque." Two illustrations only, remainder are missing.

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Citation

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Scope Note

Manuscript list of illustrations explaining the features of various emblematic and heraldic devices. Includes "Über die Fortification Passagere"; "Von der Fortification Royale"; and "Von der attaque." Two illustrations only, remainder are missing.

llustration A (no. 16 of list): "Illuminirung der Felder, " drawn by I. G. Doering, Corporal, von des H. Capit: Schaeffers Compagnie.

Illustration B (no.4 of list): Verzierung derer Canons," drawn by C.C.A. von Kron, Rückjunker, showing heraldic device of Xavier, Prince of Polonia, which includes date "Anno MDCCLXVII [1767].

Text in German.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 240