Selections & Collections

Fri 13 September 2019, 10:00 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

Selections & Collections

Lot 33

DAVID LOGGAN Oxonia Illustrata, sive Omnium CeleberrimaeIstius Universitatis Collegiorum Aularum, Bibliothecae Bodleianae, Scholarum Publicarum, Theatri Sheldoniano; Nee non Urbis Totius Scenographia, 1st ed., Oxford, 1675, engraved title, engraved dedication and with double-page engraved plan of Oxford, 39 fine double-page copper-engraved views and one triple page fold-out engraving of Christi College, gilt decorated red Morocco binding, spine with raised bands and profuse gilt decoration with gilded title, marbled interior with Ex Libris `motto` label inscribed H D G Humphreys¦Condition Report: in our opinion in remarkably good order without significant wear or damage of note, minimal foxing (please see images)¦Auctioneer`s Note: one of the most important 17th Century books of English engravings and relating to Oxford

Guide price
£1000 - £2000

Hammer price £8,500.00