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[Bookplate for James C. Dewar]
[Bookplate for James C. Dewar]
Title[Bookplate for James C. Dewar]
Date Created[between 1800 and 1899]
Sort Date1899
DescriptionIn black ink. This bookplate consists of escutcheon, or (gold), with a chief, azure (blue). The crest is of a dexter arm grasping a sword, vambranced to the dexter. Above the escutcheon is a banner containing the Latin motto.
Extent1 bookplate : intaglio printing ; 9.4 x 12 cm
Subject - GeographicEngland
Personal NamesDewar, James C.
TypeStill Image
NotesThis bookplate belongs to Captain James Cumming Dewar of Vogrie, author of "Voyage of the Nyanza, R. N. Y. C., being the record of a 3 years' cruise in a schooner yacht in the Atlantic and Pacific, and her subsequent shipwreck" published in 1892.
Access IdentifierBP MUR ENG P D493
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_ENG_P_D493
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. BP MUR ENG P D493
Date Available2008
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
TranscriptQUID NON PRO PATRIA James C. Dewar of Vogry Esq[ui]r[e].
TranslationWhat will a man not undergo for his country?
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