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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber V64453

Author Amhurst, N. [Nicholas, 1697-1742]
Title TERRAE-FILIUS; or, the secret History of the University of Oxford; in several essays. To which are added, remarks upon a late book, entitled, University education, by R. Newton ..
PlacePub London
Publisher Francklin 3rd edition
Date 1754
Description Duodecimo contemporary gilt calf raised bands (hinges cracked). Ownership J.R. Hayes Mert.Coll. 1771 on free endpaper with neat contemporary notes on history of this work, xxiii +[370]pp +advert leaf. *Amhurst was expelled from Oxford in June 1719. Terrae Filius (first published 1721 in 50 periodical papers) was his revenge on the University, which he satirises severely (DNB).
Booknumber V64453
Price Price: GBP 110.00 or USD 139.00
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