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  BRITISH ISLES 
 English Counties 

GREENWOOD, C. & J. [Large-scale map of Dorset in fine colour]
Map of the County of Dorset from an Actual Survey made in the Years 1825 & 1826 by C. & J. Greenwood, Most respectfully Dedicated to the Nobility, Clergy & Gentry of the County... London: Greenwood, Pringle & Co., 1826. Fine original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, edged with silk with marbled covers. Total 1190 x 1570mm. With original full calf box, with red morocco title label. Both map and box are in superb condition.
A highly-detailed map of Dorset, containing hundreds, parishes, towns, villages, turnpike roads, toll-bars, cross-roads, churches, castles, chapels, heaths, commons, canals, railways, distances between towns. Bottom left is a fine vignette view of Weymouth from the Nothe, drawn by R. Creighton. Christopher & John Greenwood mapped all but five of the English counties in unprecedented detail, publishing their maps between 1817 and 1834.
[Ref: 17600]    £2,400.00 ($2,902 • €2,618 rates)


GREENWOOD, C. & J. [Large-scale map of Devon in fine colour]
Map of the County of Devon from an Actual Survey made in the Years 1825 & 1826... London: Greenwood, Pringle & Co., 1827. Original colour. Nine sheets, dissected and laid on linen in three sections with silk edging & marbled covers, total if joined 1930 x 1950mm. With original full calf box. Box worn, silk edging loose in places.
A highly-detailed map of Devon, containing hundreds, parishes, towns, villages, turnpike roads, toll-bars, cross-roads, churches, castles, chapels, heaths, commons, canals, railways, distances between towns. Bottom left is a a fine view of Exeter Cathedral from the north west, drawn by R. Creighton and engraved by W. Woolnoth. Christopher & John Greenwood mapped all but five of the English counties in unprecedented detail, publishing their maps between 1817 and 1834. They also drew up smaller format versions for a large 'Atlas of England and Wales'.
[Ref: 18767]    £1,500.00 ($1,814 • €1,637 rates)


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