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G. u. Martin

A
POCKET COMPANION

FOR

O X F O R D:

OR,

Guide through the University.

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CONTAINING
An accurate Description of the Public EDIFICES, the

BUILDings in each of the COLLEGES; the GARDENS,
STATUES, BUSTS, PICTURES ; the HIEROGLYPHICS
at MAGDALEN COLlege, and all other CuriosITIES
in the UNIVERSITY. With an Historical Account of the
Foundation of the Colleges, their History, and present State,

WITH
Lists of the CHANCELLORS, High-STEWARDS, Vice-

CHANCELLORS, PROCTORS, Heads of Colleges, PRO-

FESSORS, LECTURERS, &c.
Adorned with a PLAN and other COPPER-PLATES,

To which are added,
Correct Descriptions of the Buildings, the TAPESTRY,

PAINTINGS, SCULPTURES, TEMPLES, GARDENS, ảnd
all other Curiosities at
BLENHEIM, DITCHLEY, and STOW,

The SEATS of
His Grace the Duke of MARLBOROUGH,
The Right Honourable the Earl of LITCHFIELD,

The Right Honourable the Earl TEMPLE,
And other confiderable Houses in the Neighbourhood.

A New EDITION, Corrected and much Enlarged.

OXFORD,
Printed for DANIEL Prince, near the Clarendon Printing.

House ; JOHN RIVINGTON, in St. Paul's Church-Yard
and R, BALDWIN, in l'ater nofter-Row, Londor..

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See! Oxford lifts her Head sublime,
Majestic in the Mofs of Time;

Nor wants there Græcid's better Part,

'Mid the proud Piles of ancient Art;

Nor decent Doric to dispense.

New Charms ’mid old Magnificence;

And here and there foft Corinth weaves

Her dædal Coronet of Leaves;

While, as with rival Pride, her Tow'rs invade the

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