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Uwins, Thomas, 1782–1857

The costume of the University of Oxford : illustrated by a series of engravings from original drawings by Thomas Uwins : to which is prefixed a brief account of the members and officers of that university.

London : Printed for R. Ackermann, 101, Strand, by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh, 373, Strand, MDCCCXV [1815]
Physical Description:
[6], 18 p., [17] leaves of plates : ill. ; 35 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
LF528 U95 1815+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by John Samuel Agar; after Thomas Uwins.
Plates and text were previously published in R. Ackermann's History of Oxford.
With half-title.
Cordeaux, E.H. Bibliography of printed works relating to the University of Oxford, 1316
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary boards. Has hand-colored illustrations.
Subject Terms:
Academic costume -- England -- Oxford.
Ackermann, R. -- Publisher.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1815.
Harrison, L. -- Printer.
Leigh, J.C. -- Printer.
University of Oxford -- History.
University of Oxford -- Students -- Clothing.
Agar, John Samuel, approximately 1770-approximately 1835, engraver.

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