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  • A MAP OF BELL' ISLE, Divided into Parishes.
    A MAP OF BELL' ISLE, Divided into Parishes.

    An engraved map, uncoloured as issued, commissioned for the London Magazine, 1761, measuring 21 x 28 cm. Two vertical crease-marks where once folded into the book, else fine.

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  • A MAP OF THE ISLE OF THANET. Published by J. Hall, Bookseller Margate. by HALL, J[ohn].
    HALL, J[ohn].
    A MAP OF THE ISLE OF THANET. Published by J. Hall, Bookseller Margate.

    No date [but inscribed 1795 on case.]. Engraved, dissected into 12 an mounted on canvas. 435 x 540mm [171/4 x 215/8 inches]. Inset plan of Ramsgate Harbour. Scale two inches to the mile. Folding into the original marbled slipcase with the engraved label: 'Hall's Map of the Isle of Thanet.' Case a little worn; Initials of owner and date on case, and twice on the reverse of the canvas where it folds into the case. A very good example of a scarce map. In the Kentish Gazette for August 30, 1777 J. Hall advertised his ‘Map of the Isle of Thanet from an actual survey by R. Budgen’ for sale at 5s ‘on fine canvas, in neat cases, for the…

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    No date [but inscribed 1795 on case.]. Engraved, dissected into 12 an mounted on canvas. 435 x 540mm [171/4 x 215/8 inches]. Inset plan of Ramsgate Harbour. Scale two inches to the mile. Folding into the original marbled slipcase with the engraved label: 'Hall's Map of the Isle of Thanet.' Case a little worn; Initials of owner and date on case, and twice on the reverse of the canvas where it folds into the case. A very good example of a scarce map. In the Kentish Gazette for August 30, 1777 J. Hall advertised his ‘Map of the Isle of Thanet from an actual survey by R. Budgen’ for sale at 5s ‘on fine canvas, in neat cases, for the pocket…. designed as a pocket companion for the Nobility and Gentry in their daily excursions, and a useful piece of furniture for the neighbourhood.’ One cannot rely on the date on the above copy, but it may well be that this copy is the earliest known issue.

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  • A MAP OF THE KINGDOM OF IRELAND from ye latest & best Observations. For Mr Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History [of England].
    A MAP OF THE KINGDOM OF IRELAND from ye latest & best Observations. For Mr Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History [of England].

    Cartographer: Richard William Seale, No date (circa 1751). An engraved map, uncoloured as issued. Sheet size: 495 x 420mm (191/2 x 161/2). Trimmed very close at the bottom left-hand corner where cut for folding into the book, with some creasing and two short tears. Else a very fine impression with original binding folds.

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  • A New and Correct Map of the Seven UNITED PROVINCES Drawn from the most approved Maps and Charts: The whole being regulated by Astronomical Observations. By Eman. Bowen. For Mr Tindal's Continuation of Mr Rapin's History of England.
    A New and Correct Map of the Seven UNITED PROVINCES Drawn from the most approved Maps and Charts: The whole being regulated by Astronomical Observations. By Eman. Bowen. For Mr Tindal's Continuation of Mr Rapin's History of England.

    Circa 1751. Engraved map, uncoloured as issued. Sheet size: 413 x 515 mm (161/4" x 201/4"). Very fine impression with original binding folds.

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  • AN ACCURATE MAP OF THE COUNTY OF KENT DIVIDED INTO ITS LATHES, and Subdivided into Hundreds. Drawn from Surveys, and most approved modern Maps, with various additional Improvements : Illustrated with Historical Extracts relative to the Air, Soil, Natural Produce, Manufactures, Trade and present State of its Cities & principal Towns. by OWEN, Emanuel.
    OWEN, Emanuel.
    AN ACCURATE MAP OF THE COUNTY OF KENT DIVIDED INTO ITS LATHES, and Subdivided into Hundreds. Drawn from Surveys, and most approved modern Maps, with various additional Improvements : Illustrated with Historical Extracts relative to the Air, Soil, Natural Produce, Manufactures, Trade and present State of its Cities & principal Towns.

    London: Printed for Rt. Wilkinson, in Cornhill, Carington Bowles in St. Paul's & Robt. Sayer In Fleet Street, No date [circa 1760's]. Copper line engraving on paper, with original outline hand-colour. 540 x 725mm (approx. 21" x 28.5"). Dissected into 16, and mounted on linen. Folding into the original marbled slip-case, with the engraved labels of Robert Sayer, opposite Fetter Lane, Fleet Street, and S. Neele, near Exeter Change Strand. Case lightly rubbed and worn; else a very good, clean copy of this large and handsome map of Kent compiled by Emanuel Bowen, Geographer to George II, and originally produced in 1751 for a series of maps separately sold from 1749 on and eventually published as "The Large English…

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    London: Printed for Rt. Wilkinson, in Cornhill, Carington Bowles in St. Paul's & Robt. Sayer In Fleet Street, No date [circa 1760's]. Copper line engraving on paper, with original outline hand-colour. 540 x 725mm (approx. 21" x 28.5"). Dissected into 16, and mounted on linen. Folding into the original marbled slip-case, with the engraved labels of Robert Sayer, opposite Fetter Lane, Fleet Street, and S. Neele, near Exeter Change Strand. Case lightly rubbed and worn; else a very good, clean copy of this large and handsome map of Kent compiled by Emanuel Bowen, Geographer to George II, and originally produced in 1751 for a series of maps separately sold from 1749 on and eventually published as "The Large English Atlas" (London 1760). Borders filled with the numerous historical and geographical information concerning individual towns etc. Inset Chart of the Goodwin Sands. Engraved pictorial title cartouche showing the principal trades and produce of the County: ship-building, fishing, hops and fruit. Engraved dedication panel to Lionel Sackville, Duke of Dorset, Lord Lieutenant & Custos Rotulorum for the County of Kent, etc.

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  • BALTIC SEA by John Tallis.

    An antique steel-engraved map issued circa1858 by the London Printing and Publishing Co. Reverse blank. Centre fold as issued. Outlined coloured as issued. Paper Size: 26.8 x 35 cm. A very clean example.

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  • BLACK SEA by John Tallis.

    An antique steel-engraved map issued circa1858 by the London Printing and Publishing Co. Reverse blank. Centre fold as issued. Outlined coloured as issued. Paper Size: 26.8 x 35 cm. A very clean example.

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  • CHART of the N W COAST of AMERICA and N E COAST of ASIA explored in the Years 1778 & 1779. The ushaded parts of the Coast of Asia are taken from a M S Chart received from the Russians. Writing engraved by T. Harmer. [Copied by Lieut. Henry Roberts.]
    CHART of the N W COAST of AMERICA and N E COAST of ASIA explored in the Years 1778 & 1779. The ushaded parts of the Coast of Asia are taken from a M S Chart received from the Russians. Writing engraved by T. Harmer. [Copied by Lieut. Henry Roberts.]

    [1784.]. Sheet size: 55 x 76 cm. Plate mark: 42.2 x 69 cm. Uncoloured as issued. Centrefold as issue in the Atlas volume of Cook, James. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the Command of His Majesty, for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere, to Determine the Position and Extent of the West Side of North America; Its Distance from Asia; and the Practicability of a Northern Passage to Europe. Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty’s Ships the Resolution and Discovery, in the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780. Published 1784. An excellent example with wide margins.

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  • MORDEN, Robert.
    CUMBERLAND.

    Copperplate engraving sold by Abel Swale Awnsham & Jon Churchill. No date [circa 1722]. Sheet size: 39 x 45 cm. Printed image: 36.2 x 41.8 cm. Uncoloured as issued. Folded at centre as presented in William

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  • East Africa Protectorate. NAKURU-NYERI
    East Africa Protectorate. NAKURU-NYERI

    1913. Sheet South A-37. Folding linen-backed map issued by Sifton, Praed & Co. Ltd. No date, but map Drawn and printed at the War Office, March, 1913. 65 x 54 cm. Excellent condition.

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  • GREECE. Reissued by John Speed and are to be sold by Geo. Humble. by SPEED, John.
    SPEED, John.
    GREECE. Reissued by John Speed and are to be sold by Geo. Humble.

    1626. Map of Greece, possibly 1651, uncoloured; English text to the reverse. 42 x 54 cm. Edges and centrefold strengthened on the verso; slight browning to edges; short tear in lower blank margin [no loss]; else a very good copy.

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  • BAGROW, Leo.
    HISTORY OF CARTOGRAPHY Revised and enlarged by R. A. Skelton Superintendent of the Map Room at the British Museum.

    London.C. A. Watts & Co. Ltd. 1964. 312pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white. Original pictorial cloth gilt. Pictorial dust-wrapper. Quarto. First edition thus. Dust-wrapper a little chipped at head of spine; else a very good copy.

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  • Kenya Colony. UASIN GISHU.
    Kenya Colony. UASIN GISHU.

    1913. Sheet North A-36. Folding linen-backed map issued by Sifton, Praed & Co. Ltd. No date, but map Drawn and printed at the War Office, March, 1913. Revised and reprinted, July 1925. 65 x 54 cm. Excellent condition.

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  • MAP AND MAP-MAKERS OF THE AEGEAN. Translation from the Greek G. Cox and J. Solman. by SPHYROERAS, Vasilis. AVRAMEA, Anna. ASDRAHAS, Spyros.
    SPHYROERAS, Vasilis. AVRAMEA, Anna. ASDRAHAS, Spyros.
    MAP AND MAP-MAKERS OF THE AEGEAN. Translation from the Greek G. Cox and J. Solman.

    Athens: Olkos Ltd, 1985. Hardcover. Dust-wrapper. First edition thus. Illustrated throughout in colour and in black & white. Dust-wrapper a little marked; else excellent.

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  • Map of Berkshire.
    Map of Berkshire.

    Darton and Clark, No date. [circa 1844]. Map of Berkshire, taken from Rueben Ramble's travels through the counties of England, published by Darton and Clark, circa 1844, a work intended for children. A hand-coloured lithograph, as issued, measuring approximately 20.5 x 16 cm. The map within the pictorial framework is uncoloured, as issued. Few light marks at very top & bottom on sheet; else very good.

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  • Map of Cornwall.
    Map of Cornwall.

    Darton and Clark, No date. [circa 1844]. Map of Cornwall, taken from Rueben Ramble's travels through the counties of England, published by Darton and Clark, circa 1844, a work intended for children. A hand-coloured lithograph, as issued, measuring approximately 20.5 x 16 cm. The map within the pictorial framework is coloured green. Couple of light marks, else very good.

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  • Map of Devonshire.
    Map of Devonshire.

    Darton and Clark, No date. [circa 1844]. Map of Devonshire, taken from Rueben Ramble's travels through the counties of England, published by Darton and Clark, circa 1844, a work intended for children. A hand-coloured lithograph, as issued, measuring approximately 20.5 x 16 cm. The map within the pictorial framework is uncoloured, as issued.

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  • Map of Gloucestsh.[ire].
    Map of Gloucestsh.[ire].

    Darton and Clark, No date. [circa 1844]. Map of Gloucestsh.[ire], taken from Rueben Ramble's travels through the counties of England, published by Darton and Clark, circa 1844, a work intended for children. A hand-coloured lithograph, as issued, measuring approximately 20.5 x 16 cm. The map within the pictorial framework is uncoloured, as issued.

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  • Map of Hampshire.
    Map of Hampshire.

    Darton and Clark, No date. [circa 1844]. Map of Hampshire, taken from Rueben Ramble's travels through the counties of England, published by Darton and Clark, circa 1844, a work intended for children. A hand-coloured lithograph, as issued, measuring approximately 20.5 x 16 cm. The map within the pictorial framework is uncoloured, as issued.

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  • MAP OF LONDON'S UNDERGROUND RAILWAYS. Issued Free.
    MAP OF LONDON'S UNDERGROUND RAILWAYS. Issued Free.

    Commercial Manager's Office.55, Broadway. Westminster. S.W.1, June 1927. Folding coloured map mounted on linen. Cover/Title, Theatres, Places of Interest, on one side; map on other. Unfolded: 12.7 x 14.7. Little worn; little browned at folds; short closed tear; else very good.

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