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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF OXFORD UNIVERSITY
Written by John Prest.
Stock no. 1819208
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A richly illustrated book telling the story of Oxford University from its origins in the Middle Ages to the present day. Edited by Prest. 404 pages. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0198201583. Light (difficult to discern) damp stain to front board which has also stained inside of dustwrapper (not visible to outside). Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at top corners, lightly creased to top edge and slightly faded to spine.

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THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: AN INFORMAL HISTORY
Written by Peter Sutcliffe.
Stock no. 1818870
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of the O.U.P. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge red. ISBN: 0199510849. Light pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Red to top edge of text block is fading. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased.

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BRASENOSE: THE BIOGRAPHY OF AN OXFORD COLLEGE
Written by J. Mordaunt Crook.
Stock no. 1818869
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and College crest to front. A few colour photos plus b/w illustrations & photos. ISBN: 9780199544868. Light scuffing to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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BALLIOL COLLEGE: A HISTORY
Written by John Jones.
Stock no. 1818862
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Balliol has existed as a community of scholars on its present site without interruption since about 1263. By this token, it is the oldest college in Oxford or Cambridge. Black boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0199201811. Black dustwrapper is a little scuffed to rear panel.

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AN INVENTORY OF THE HISTORICAL MONUMENTS IN THE CITY OF OXFORD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818352
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A concise historical statement and pictorial record of the city. Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Large folding b/w plans. Third impression. Text block lightly browned and grubby. Map present in rear pocket. Cream dustwrapper is a little grubby and is browned to spine.

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OUR BEAUTIFUL HOMELAND
Written by Charles Edwards; F.D. How; George Morley.
Stock no. 2126193
Published by The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd.. Very good condition.

White cloth, green titles and red borders. Colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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UNITY IN DIVERSITY: THE SHORT LIFE OF THE UNITED OXFORD HOSPITALS
Written by E.J.R. Burrough.
Stock no. 1815366
Published by E.J.R. Burrough. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of a famous group of hospitals. A narrative of some achievements, some reverses and some memorable characters. A family story which treats the life of a hospital upstairs and downstairs and in the corridors in between. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 095050081X. Spine slightly cocked. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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THE BALLIOL COLLEGE REGISTER 1930-1980
Written by John Jones; Sally Viney.
Stock no. 1609927
5th 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Fifth Edition. Printed for Private Circulation. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and crest to front. Bumping to lower board edge and spine. Wrapper is scuffed and edge creased with some loss at lower front corner.

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THE CANTERBURY QUADRANGLE ST JOHN'S COLLEGE OXFORD
Written by Howard Colvin.
Stock no. 1608217
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. One of the most famous and beautiful of Oxford's historic buildings. ISBN: 0199201595. Corners bumped.

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OXFORD WORCESTER & WOLVERHAMPTON PORTRAIT OF A FAMOUS ROUTE PART TWO: WORCESTER TO WOLVERHAMPTON
Written by Bob Pixton.
Stock no. 1811505
Published by Runpast Publishing. 1st 2004. Very good condition.

Large format, green cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870754603. Spine slightly faded. Smell of tobacco present.

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RAIL CENTRES: OXFORD
Written by Laurence Waters.
Stock no. 1706552
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 128 pages. ISBN: 0711015902. Wrapper edge-creased.

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MAGDALEN POETS
Written by Robert Macfarlane.
Stock no. 1001262
Published by Magdalen College. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Five Centuries of Poetry from Magdalen College Oxford.Limited to 250 copies. Black cloth, gilt titles. ISBN: 0951374761. Book: Mint except for name in ink to front endpaper.

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