ACKERMANN, RUDOLPH, publisher. A History of The University of Oxford, 1814. 2 vols. in one, 4to, 340 x 284mm. (13 3/8 x 11 3/16in.), plate 2 with old glue mark in margin, some offsetting to plates and text, some foxing. Uncolored stipple-engraved portrait of Lord Grenville and 81 hand-colored plates, 64 of them colored aquatints and 17 line and stipple of costume (without the 33 plates of Founders), by J. Bluck, J. Hill and others after A. Pugin, F. Mackenzie and others, plates 1, 50, 74 and 78 in Abbey's first state, plates 15, 39, 84 and 96 in Abbey's second state, 1812 watermarks, half-titles; [with:] A History of the University of Cambridge, 1815. 2 vols. in one, 4to, 326 x 269mm. (12 7/8 x 10 9/16in.), some offsetting to text, slight staining to text pages 240-247 of vol. 1. Uncolored stipple engraved portrait of the Duke of Gloucester and 79 hand-colored plates, 64 of them colored aquatints and 15 line and stipple of costume (without the 16 plates of Founders), by J.C. Stadler, D. Havell and others after A. Pugin, W. Westall and others, 1812 watermarks, half-titles; both London, together 2 vols., similarly bound in contemporary dark blue straight-grained morocco gilt, g.e., some wear and repairs; both unboxed. Abbey Scenery 280 and 79; Tooley 5 and 4. (2)

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ACKERMANN, RUDOLPH, publisher. A History of The University of Oxford, 1814. 2 vols. in one, 4to, 340 x 284mm. (13 3/8 x 11 3/16in.), plate 2 with old glue mark in margin, some offsetting to plates and text, some foxing. Uncolored stipple-engraved portrait of Lord Grenville and 81 hand-colored plates, 64 of them colored aquatints and 17 line and stipple of costume (without the 33 plates of Founders), by J. Bluck, J. Hill and others after A. Pugin, F. Mackenzie and others, plates 1, 50, 74 and 78 in Abbey's first state, plates 15, 39, 84 and 96 in Abbey's second state, 1812 watermarks, half-titles; [with:] A History of the University of Cambridge, 1815. 2 vols. in one, 4to, 326 x 269mm. (12 7/8 x 10 9/16in.), some offsetting to text, slight staining to text pages 240-247 of vol. 1. Uncolored stipple engraved portrait of the Duke of Gloucester and 79 hand-colored plates, 64 of them colored aquatints and 15 line and stipple of costume (without the 16 plates of Founders), by J.C. Stadler, D. Havell and others after A. Pugin, W. Westall and others, 1812 watermarks, half-titles; both London, together 2 vols., similarly bound in contemporary dark blue straight-grained morocco gilt, g.e., some wear and repairs; both unboxed. Abbey Scenery 280 and 79; Tooley 5 and 4. (2)
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