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  ASIA 
 China 

CRUCHLEY, George Frederick. [China in the 19th century]
China London: 1856. Original colour. 350 x 550mm. Centre fold lightly toned.
Map of China, originally printed in 1842, but this example with additions added in 1856, The map covers mainland China as well as Korea, Formosa (Taiwan). At the top are The Prince of Wales's feathers and a royal coat of arms stating the motto 'Honi soit qui mal y pense' (shame be to him that evil thinks).
[Ref: 18829]    £100.00 ($128 • €112 rates)


  LONDON 
 London Maps 

CRUCHLEY, George Frederick. [London at the end of the Georgian era]
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the New and Intended Improvements to the Present Time. London, 1830. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 420 x 600mm, folded into original slipcase with title label dated 1830. A few signs of age to map, slipcase worn.
A detailed folding map of London, published the year of the death of George IV and the accession of his brother William IV. Of interest are the parallel Old and New London Bridges, the 'New' being the one designed by John Rennie now in Arizona. The planned improvements at Charing Cross, in which the King's Mews was demolished to make way for the National Gallery and Trafalgar Square, are marked. HOWGEGO: 307, 4.
[Ref: 17650]    £650.00 ($834 • €730 rates)


CRUCHLEY, George Frederick. [Striking circular map of the London environs]
24 Miles Round London. London, 1833. Original colour with additions to the borders. Dissected and laid on linen, total 680 x 680mm.
A detailed map of London and its environs within a circle surrounded by a foliate border. It extends to Windsor in the west, clockwise to St Albans, Hertford, Brentwood, Gravesend, Sevenoaks, Reigate and Dorking. This is the first state, before the addition of any railways. HOWGEGO No. 347, state 1 of 5.
[Ref: 17996]    £1,850.00 ($2,374 • €2,078 rates)


CRUCHLEY, George Frederick. [A fine wall map of London in the early 1830s.]
Cruchley's New Plan of London and its Environs. London: 1836. Original colour. Six sheets, dissected and laid on linen, total size 1250 x 1390mm. Re-lined with conservation linen.
A large and decorative map of London and its immediate environs, with Hammersmith in the west clockwise to Cricklewood, Highgate, Leyton, Stratford, East India Dock, Lewisham, Dulwich, Streatham, Wandsworth, Putney & Barn Elms. London's first railways are shown as 'proposed'. HOWGEGO: 317a, 6.
[Ref: 18609]    £7,250.00 ($9,302 • €8,142 rates)


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