(OXFORD). ~ The Costumes of the Members of the University of Oxford. London: ‘Drawn, engraved and published by N[athaniel] Whittock’ [n.d. but c. 1840-5].
18mo (112 × 66 mm), 18 engraved plates (including title) including 17 hand-coloured costume plates, printed on a single sheet, folded concertina or leporello style, the last plate pasted down. Original green cloth, gilt, booskeller’s ticket (C.S. Bridges, 29, High Street, Oxford). Binding slightly faded, contents rather inexpertly refolded with a few short tears, but generally good.
Whittock’s plates were a popular Victorian souvenir of both Oxford and Cambridge, presented pocket-sized leporello album.