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Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc by A Brace of Cantabs - 1st Edition - 1824 - from Bailgate Books Ltd (SKU: 50615101148)

Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc

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Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc

by A Brace of Cantabs

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John Hearne, London, 1824. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full Title: Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge observing Wherein it Differs from Oxford. Embellished with six coloured engravings of the Costume etc, a striking likeness of thar Celebrated character Jemmy Gordon, and Illustrated with a Variety of Curious and Entertainig Anecdotes. To Which is affixed, A Tail-Piece or, the Reading and Varmint Method of Proceeding to the Degree of A.B. Plain brown boards with neat replacement grey spine and cream spine-label. Bumped corners. Missing the "Tail-Piece". Bookplate with crest on inside front cover (motto - Pour Bien Desirer), binding sound, pages a little darkened but clean. Contains all six called-for coloured plates (including scarce "Quite Unexpected" plate at page 86) which are all clean and bright, plus uncoloured plate of Jemmy Gordon. [v], 120,. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50615101148..

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Bookseller
Bailgate Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
50615101148
Title
Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc
Author
A Brace of Cantabs
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair Condition
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Hearne
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1824
Keywords
BZDB4 NOISBN Cambridge, Education East Anglia, fenlands, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk; British History. Gradus ad Cantabrigiam or New University Guide to the Academical Customs and Colloquial Cant Terms Peculiar to the University of Cambridge etc A Br
Bookseller catalogs
British History; East Anglia, fenlands, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk;

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