Gentleman of Oxford.


Or, Companion through the University. Exhibiting every Particular worthy the Observation of the Curious, in each of the Public Buildings, Colleges, Halls, &c. Together with the Ceremonies at installing a Chancellor. The whole interspersed with curious Historical Anecdotes; and embellished with various elegant Engravings. To which is added, a Tour to Blenheim, Ditchley, and Stow. The Seats of His Grace the Duke of Marlborough, The Right Hon. the Earl of Litchfield, and the Right Hon. the Earl Temple. Containing, An accurate Description of their Tapestry, Paintings, Sculptures, Temples, Gardens, and other Curiosities. By a ... Oxford: Printed for J. Fletcher ... N.d. c.[1790].
2nd Ed., with considerable additions. 12mo. [viii] + 136pp. Red & black lettered t.p. 4 engraved plates, [lacking folding map]. Ink splodge to upper leading corners of upper, contemporary ownership inscription dated 1792, some sporadic light browning and spotting, contemporary gilt rule edged full leather sl. rubbed and scuffed, sl. wear to corners, lower joint tender but firm, upper board detached, gilt ruled raised bands to faded and rubbed spine worn with sl. loss at head and tail.
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