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ALDEN'S OXFORD GUIDE WITH KEY-PLAN of the UNIVERSITY & CITY AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS ENLARGED EDITION, WITH APPENDIX, "OLD OXFORD" TWELVE FULL PAGE PLATES, AND A COLOURED MAP

by ALDEN , EDWARD C ,

ALDEN'S OXFORD GUIDE WITH KEY-PLAN of the UNIVERSITY & CITY AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS ENLARGED EDITION, WITH APPENDIX, "OLD OXFORD" TWELVE FULL PAGE PLATES, AND A COLOURED MAP by ALDEN , EDWARD C , - 1905

ALDEN'S OXFORD GUIDE WITH KEY-PLAN of the UNIVERSITY & CITY AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS ENLARGED EDITION, WITH APPENDIX, "OLD OXFORD" TWELVE FULL PAGE PLATES, AND A COLOURED MAP

by ALDEN , EDWARD C ,

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OXFORD: ALDEN & Co Ltd, 1905 Green Cloth Boards with gilt blocked titles to front board, 160 x 125 mm approx. Key-Plan to front paste down 50 pp of trade and publisher's adverts to front and rear, viii + 148 pp. Frontis b/w plate + 11 other photographic plates and many other engravings full page and in text. 106th thousand, being the Thirty First Edition 1905. Compiled by EC Alden and revised annually & recognized as the most useful & comprehensive guide. An exceptionally clean copy for year. VG (Book- light general shelf wear, no soiling. No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound with no cracks to end papers.Cellotape repairs to map- no loss. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. Of particular interest today are the many trade advertisments.
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  • Book condition Used - Very Good
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  • Publisher ALDEN & Co Ltd
  • Place of Publication OXFORD
  • Date Published 1905
  • Keywords E C ALDEN, ALDENS OXFORD GUIDE, TOPOGRAPHY , Alden's Guide to Oxford, 1905 H/b , The Ashmolean, Bodleian Library, Magdalen, Keble College, Oxford Universities,
  • Size 150x120mm
Alden's Oxford Guide

Alden's Oxford Guide

by Edward C. Alden

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Alden & Co., 1907. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1907. Enlarged Edition. 148 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth. Contains black and white illustrations and plates throughout. Pages are moderately tanned and foxed throughout. Pencil inscription to front free endpaper. Thumb-marking present. Noticeable creasing to gutter. Cracking to hinges and gutters, leaving netting exposed. Front and rear boards are loose but still attached. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Visible tanning to spine and edges. Bubbling to front board. Brown and white marks overall. Textblock is shaky.
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Fifty Water-Colour Drawings Of Oxford

Fifty Water-Colour Drawings Of Oxford

by Edward C. Alden

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Alden & Co, 1111. Hardcover. Acceptable/Good. No Edition Stated. Unpaginated. Brown dust jacket with black lettering over brown boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Notable foxing to endpapers and page edges. Small stains to pages on occasion. Mild wear and bumping to spine, board edges and corners, with sunning to spine and board edges. Minor scuffing and marking to boards. Unclipped dust jacket. Moderate wear, tear and loss to edges and corners. Minor tanning to spine, with marking and soiling to DJ.
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HARPER'S New Monthly MAGAZINE; Volume LXXI (71), Number CCCCXXVI, (426) November, 1885

by Henry Mills Alden, editor; contributors include, Lucy C. Lillie, R. Wheatley, H.H. (Helen Hunt Jackson), O.J. Victor, F. Anstey, Henry P. Wells, Robert D. Somers, Edward Howland, William Dean Howells, Constance Fenimore Woolson, et al

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New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1885. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Single issue. Small quarto, 10 1/4" tall, pages 649 to 810 + ads + index to volume 71, printed beige wraps. A good, clean, sturdy issue overall with minor shelf wear and exterior soiling, BUT back cover missing, internal binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. This is an original issue and includes all of the editorial material (articles, stories, poetry, etc.) as well as the advertisements and covers. Note: ''Harper's Magazine' began publication in 1850 and recreated the American magazine, serving as a promotional vehicle for Harper and Brothers books as well as the new 'literary' fiction and essay of the time, using sophisticated illustration and the best authors. Subject matters range from art, fiction, and poetry to history and science. As such it makes a terrific read as an anthology of its moment in time. Including, 'An Indian Journey,' by Lillie, 'New York Stock… Read More
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Alden's Oxford Guide. With Key-Plan of the University and City, and Numerous Engravings.

by Alden, Edward C

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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Oxford: Alden & Co. Ltd.. 148pp. Plus advertisements. One hundredth thousand. Red cloth cover with gilt title, cover is very worn and the spine cloth is missing. Pages are clean. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" X8 . Poor. Cloth. 1904.
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Fifty Water-Colour Drawings of Oxford

Fifty Water-Colour Drawings of Oxford

by Edward C Alden

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Alden & Co, 1111. Hardcover. Acceptable. Unpaginated. No dust jacket. Brown pictorial cloth. Pages are moderately tanned and thumbed at the edges, with moderate foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards have been moderately rub worn. Noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a little frayed Spine ends are crushed, with noticeable splits and chips. Tanning to spine and edges. Boards are bowed. Book has a forward lean. Water marks to boards and spine.
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HARPER'S New Monthly MAGAZINE; Volume LXXVI (76), Number CCCCLIV, (454) March, 1888. Including: Modern Spanish Art (Prescott); Mere Pochette (Jewett); Voyageurs on the Saguenay (Farnham); Visit to a Colonial Estate (Daniel); In Far Lochaber--3 (Black); Studies of the Great West--1 (Warner); Swiss Sojourn-2 (Howells); etc

by Henry Mills Alden, editor; contributors include, Sarah Orne Jewett, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Lucy C. Lillie, Edward Bowen Prescott, William Wordsworth, Frederick S. Daniel, C.H. Farnham, Charles Dudley Warner, William Black, William Dean Howells, et al

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New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1888. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Single issue. Small quarto, 10 1/4" tall, pages 489 to 650 + ads, printed beige wraps. A good, clean sturdy issue overall with some darkening at the cover margins, minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, chipping to the spine at the top and bottom edges (about 3" missing); internal binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. This is an original issue and includes all of the editorial material (articles, stories, poetry, etc.) as well as the advertisements and covers. Note: ''Harper's Magazine' began publication in 1850 and recreated the American magazine, serving as a promotional vehicle for Harper and Brothers books as well as the new 'literary' fiction and essay of the time, using sophisticated illustration and the best authors. Subject matters range from art, fiction, and poetry to history and science. As such it makes a terrific read as an anthology of its moment in time.
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Fifty Water-colour Drawings Of Oxford Reproduced In Colour

by Alden, Edward C

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1st UK Editi on
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Oxford: Alden & Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. ca. 1910. 1st UK Editi on. hardcover.
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Alden's Oxford Guide With Notes on the District and Rivers. Key-Plan of of University and City. Map of Central Oxford and Numerous Illustrations

by Edward C. Alden

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Oxford and Cambridge: Alden & Co, 1948. Guide. Date to inside cover. Stain to top edge of some pages. Wear to spine. Browning to cover. 'Alden's Oxford Guide', originally compiled by the late Mr. Edward C. Alden, has for many years been recognized as the most useful and comprehensive handbook to the City and University. In each edition it undergoes a complete revision, the information is carefully brought up to date and considerable fresh matter added. 307th Thousand - 1948. Contents: Key Plan and Key. Hours of Admission to Places of Interest. Plan of Central Oxford. Tour of the Colleges, Route 1. Tour of the Colleges, Route 2. The Colleges for Women. The Oxford Churches. Other Places of Interest. The Oxford Rivers. The Country Around Oxford. Hours of Services in College Chapels. Postal Information. Alphabetical Index. Illustrated with black and white photographs and advertisements. 160 pp. (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History, Politics, Social and… Read More
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Fifty Water-Colour Drawings of Oxford

by Alden, Edward C

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Oxford: Alden & Co. Foxing to top and bottom of spine, rubbing to corners and edges. 750 grams. hardcover. Good/No dust jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Used.
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Alden's Oxford Guide.

by Alden, Edward C

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Oxford: Alden. One Hundredth Thousand. Enlarged Edition with 12 full-page plates and colored folding map. Very Good. No Dust Jacket. Nice copy. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1904.
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