ACKERMANN (RUDOLPH, publisher) A History of the University of Oxford, its Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, 2 vol.
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ACKERMANN (RUDOLPH) A History of the University of Oxford, its Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, 2 vol.
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ACKERMANN (RUDOLPH)
A History of the University of Oxford, its Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, 2 vol., half-titles, engraved portrait of Lord Grenville, 64 hand-coloured aquatint plates by Buck, Hill, Stadler, Havell, and others, after Pugin, Mackenzie, Westall, Nash, and others, 17 hand-coloured engraved costume plates, without the "Founders" plates (not called for), most with tissue guards, some offsetting onto text, contemporary half calf, worn, one cover detached [Abbey, Scenery 280; Tooley 5], 4to (345 x 275mm.), R. Ackermann, 1814

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