A History of the University of Oxford,
its colleges, halls, and public buildings.
First edition. 2 volumes, elephant quarto, large paper copy (42 x 34 cm.), portrait engraving of Lord Grenville on india paper (foxed) and 114 hand-coloured plates comprising 81 finely hand-coloured views of the colleges, etc. (64 aquatints and 17 line engravings), together with 33 hand-coloured line and stipple plates of the founders; plates and text watermarked J. Whatman, 1811; contemporary half calf, marbled sides, rebacked.....MAY PRESERVE ORIGINAL SPINE (AR) and recornered to match, a fine clean copy.
Abbey Scenery 278; Tooley pp13-18; Prideaux p331; Martin-Hardie pp104-6.