Images of Power and MajestySeries:
Imprint: Pen and Sword History
168 Pages, 6.5 x 9.5 in, 50 color illustrations
- June 2026
- January 2021
- Out of print. Available in digital formats at the links below.
Ranging from Medieval times to modern day, it uses images of impressive wax seals held at The National Archives to show the historical importance of these beautiful works of art.
Included are features on the great seals of famous monarchs like Richard III, Henry VIII, Elizabeth I and twentieth-century monarchs, as well as insights on the role of seals in treaties and foreign policy.
With ecclesiastical seals and those of the nobility and lower orders included, this is a comprehensive and lavishly illustrated guide.