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Finger-ring lore historical, legendary, & anecdotal. by Jones, William.

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


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  A book with the intriguing title Finger-Ring Lore: Historical, legendary, anecdotal written by William Jones has sat enticingly in our Special Collections for a number of years. Its dark blue buckram cover with decorative gold spine together with its specialised subject matter – rings their history and lore added to its sense of mystery. Finger-ring lore: historical, legendary, anecdotal and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Finger Ring Lore: Historical, Legendary and Anecdotal by William Jones (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Jones Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. 5/5(2). FINGER-RING LORE. CHAPTER I. RINGS FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD. The use of signet-rings as symbols of great respect and authority is mentioned in several parts of the Holy Scriptures, from which it would seem that they were then common among persons of rank. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, William, F.S.A. Finger-ring lore. Detroit, Mich.: Singing Tree Press, (OCoLC)

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