15756

SATIRE ON THE EXCESSES OF THE CLERGY AND ACADEMICS

Nos numerus sumus.

Published
(London)

Description
Broadside, engraved, minor damage to bottom leaf hand corner just affecting some letters in the word “Procaccini”, else good copy laid onto semi stiff album sheet.

£350.00

SKU: 15756

Product Description

A Satire on the excesses of the Clergy and the Academics. The illustration shows the interior of a Hall with the Vice Chancellor of Oxford sitting on a Throne surrounded by Clerics and Academics, including the Prelate who is thought to be Benjamin Hoadly, plus James Bradley, Professor of Astronomy and Dr Joseph Browne of Queens College. BM. No. 2879