Artists and Illustrations Included in This Record
Margaret R. Purdy
Reviews basics of European heraldry and attempts to deduce the rules of Tolkien’s elvish heraldry. Finds that elvish heraldry seems to have rules (although less stringently applied) but considerably more artistic complexity.
Purdy, Margaret R.
"Symbols of Immortality: A Comparison of European and Elvish Heraldry,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 9
, Article 5.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol9/iss1/5