Fine Engravings of the Oxford Colleges.

Loggan. D

Oxonia Illustrata

Published: 1675

Date:

The first illustrated book on Oxford and one of the major works of the seventeenth century. Apart from the first depictions of the colleges there are several fine views of the major buildings, including a spectacular view of Christ Church on two copper plates.

Bibliography
Clary 147. Cordeaux & Merry (Univ.) 284.

Illustrated
Double page plan of Oxford and 39 copper plate views, 1 folding.

Condition
A very good copy in full contemporary dark brown morocco.

Binding
Full contemporary morocco

£9500

Offered by Peter Hill