Queen Elizabeth's Book of Oxford.

SKU: 14405

Edited with an Introduction by Louise Durning. Translated by Sarah Knight and Helen Spurling. This manuscript history of Oxford University was presented to Queen Elizabeth I on the occasion of her first royal visit to Oxford in 1566. The book includes an extensive illustrated introduction, color facsimile of the entire manscript, a translation of the manuscript, and notes on the document. Rust cloth with gilt titles, luxuriously illustrated dust jacket. Heavy paper. The Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2006. Hb, Dj. List price $30. NEW. $11.00