Skelton, Joseph

Skelton's Engraved Illustrations of the principal Antiquities of Oxfordshire - from original drawings by F. Mackenzie

Published: J. Skelton

Date: 1823

Published by J. Skelton, Magdalen Bridge, Oxford, 1823, 1st edition. Half leather binding with maroon pebbled cloth boards. Five raised bands to spine, gilt titling to second compartment. Teg. Folio, 17.25ins x 13.5ins, marbled endpapers, xii, 140pp text (book is arranged alphabetically by hundreds & each hundred is paginated seperately) plus frontis, engraved title page, map and 49pp plates. Also 72 vignette illustrations within the text. A little foxing to the outer edges of a couple of plates but generally a VG clean and solid copy.

Illustrated
yes

Condition
VG

Binding
half leather

£500

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