New from the Heraldry Archive

6 April 2021 By Andrew Gray

Three important additions to the catalogue this first quarter of 2021:

  • The Works of Moncreiffe and Pottinger:  the well-loved primer Simple Heraldry (1953) by Sir Iain Moncreiffe and Don Pottinger digitised with its companion volumes Simple Custom and Blood Royal.
  • Dictionaries of Heraldry contains a digital edition of New Dictionary of Heraldry and Companion to Heraldry, by Stephen Friar FHS, together with the century-old Heraldry Simplified, by Walter Arthur Copinger FSA.
  • Armorials of the Order of the Garter has been substantially augmented with Manning’s analytical armory of the Garter heraldry on show at Windsor, and Gray’s armorial of the mediaeval Ladies of the Garter.

Each of these is available either on disc or on flash drive, for £20 plus postage and packing, and trials are under way for downloadable editions. For the full catalogue, go to, where orders can be placed.