Re: [SCA Newcomers] Heraldry
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Thank you for the warm welcome!
I will research both online and at my local library LOL
Thanks for the assistance. . . .
Sara L Uckelman <liana@...> wrote:
> Quoth "annsaw3712":
> > I'm new and I have always been interested in Heraldry. My question is about
> > the History of Heraldry. Also how can one learn Heraldry?
> Welcome to the SCA, and welcome to heraldry!
> If you're interested in learning about heraldry in the Middle
> Ages, here are some books I'd recommend:
> Moncreiffe, _Simple Heraldry, Cheerfully Illustrated_
> von Volborth, _Heraldry: Customs, Rules, and Styles_
> Pastoureau, _Heraldry: An Introduction to a Noble Tradition_
> Fox-Davies, _A Complete Guide to Heraldry_
> There are also a lot of facsimiles of medieval rolls of arms
> available in the Medieval Heraldry Archive:
> For information about heraldry in the SCA, this website is a
> good place to start: http://heraldry.sca.org Also, your
> kingdom should have a webpage devoted to heraldry, where you
> can find out more. What kingdom are you in?
> vita sine literis mors est