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Oxford in Prints 1675-1900
ISBN: HB: 9781851242467, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2016
160 pp., 27.8x24.5 cm, 80 colour illus.
For more than three centuries Oxford has been the subject of fine illustrated books and engraved prints. These exquisitely made illustrations have become part of the historical record, showing how Oxford's identity is rooted in the past and tracing a...
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Marriage of Heaven and Hell
ISBN: HB: 9781851243419, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2011
184 pp., 15x23.5 cm, 52 colour illus.
No work has challenged its readers like Blake's "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell". His "Proverbs of Hell" have been culled for the slogans of student protest and become axioms of modern thought. Iconoclastic, bizarre, unprecedented, it is all of thes...
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Marriage of Heaven and Hell
ISBN: PB: 9781851243662, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2011
184 pp., 15x23.5 cm, 52 colour illus.
No work has challenged its readers like Blake's "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell". His "Proverbs of Hell" have been culled for the slogans of student protest and become axioms of modern thought. Iconoclastic, bizarre, unprecedented, it is all of thes...
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Instructions for British Servicemen in Germany, 1944
ISBN: HB: 9781851243518, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2007
64 pp., 10x14.8 cm
Nine-and-a-half months after D-Day, 30,000 British troops crossed the Rhine as part of the Allied assault on Germany. Two years earlier, work had already started on a guide to assist them in negotiating everyday life in what then was still enemy terr...
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Douce Apocalypse
ISBN: HB: 9781851243600, Bodleian Library Publishing, November 2006
112 pp., 19.4x26.7 cm, 60 colour illus.
"The Douce Apocalypse" is one of the finest of a series of illustrated copies of the Apocalypse, the Revelation of St. John, made in England between 1250 and 1275. It was made for the prince Edward, later Edward I, and his wife Eleanor of Castile, pr...
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St Margaret's Gospel Book The Favourite Book of an Eleventh Century Queen of Scots
ISBN: HB: 9781851243709, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2006
112 pp., 19.4x26.7 cm, 67 colour illus.
A beautiful little manuscript in the Bodleian Library, which was purchased for GBP 6 at auction in 1887, was discovered afterwards to belong to none other than Margaret, Queen of Scotland and was, according to her biographer, her favourite book. The...
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Instructions for American Servicemen in Australia, 1942
ISBN: HB: 9781851243952, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2006
64 pp., 10x14.8 cm
Nearly 1 million American soldiers passed through Australia between 1942 and 1945 as part of America's strategy to recapture the Philippines and defeat Japan. They encountered a country full of reassuring similarities and strange differences. Here wa...
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Rules of Association Football, 1863 The First FA Rule Book
ISBN: HB: 9781851243754, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2006
56 pp., 10x14.8 cm
"The Rule Book of The FA from 1863" is one of the most important books ever published – according to the writer and broadcaster Melvyn Bragg. Drawing on his recently published work, he explains in the Introduction why this book is one of the Twelve B...
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How to Woo, When, and to Whom A Facsimile
ISBN: HB: 9781851243457, Bodleian Library Publishing, February 2006
48 pp., 10x12.5 cm
All you need is love Not according to W. H. Collingridge, the author of this essential guide to finding, wooing, and securing a suitable partner. Originally published in 1855, this brisk, no-nonsense handbook still has much to teach lovers and their...
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Ralph Ayres' Cookery Book
ISBN: HB: 9781851240753, Bodleian Library Publishing, January 2006
96 pp., 17.6x25 cm, 72 colour illus.
At a dinner in New College, Oxford in 1774, the first course included cod with oysters, ham, fowls, boiled beef, rabbits smothered with onions, mutton, veal collops, pork griskins (lean part of the loin), New College Puddings, mince pies, and roots (...
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