Iain Moncrieffe

Author

Sir Iain Moncreiffe studied French and history at the University of Oxford (1940) and Scots law at Edinburgh University (1950). He joined the court of the lord Lyon king of arms in 1952 and became Albany Herald of Arms from 1961. Regarded as an expert in peerage and related matters, he published Simple Heraldry (1953), Simple Custom (1954), Blood Royal (1956) and The Highland Clans (1967).

Sir Iain Moncreiffe studied French and history at the University of Oxford (1940) and Scots law at Edinburgh University (1950). He joined the court of the lord Lyon king of arms in 1952 and became Albany Herald of Arms from 1961. Regarded as an expert in peerage and related matters, he published Simple Heraldry (1953), Simple Custom (1954), Blood Royal (1956) and The Highland Clans (1967).

Books

  • £70.00

    Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk’s masterful study traces the Scots law of succession from the earliest period of recorded Scottish history to the twentieth century. This is a study of Scotland and its people, through an investigation into the...