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  LONDON 
 London Maps 

WELLER, Edward. [A wall map of Victorian London]
London. London: 1861-62. Coloured. Nine sheets conjoined, total 1390 x 1880mm. Backed with linen.
A very large, detailed map of London, produced by Edward Weller for the "Daily Dispatch" between 1861-1862 and brought out in parts by the Dispatch, and later compiled amongst other maps into the "Dispatch Atlas" published in 1863. The map shows amongst other things, post district boundaries and post offices. It also marks the site of the International Exhibition of 1861, which is now occupied by the South Kensington museums. It also shows Waterloo Station (1848). the new Victoria Station (1860) and Brunel's original Hungerford Suspension Bridge, which was just about to be replaced with the railway bridge for Charing Cross Station. HYDE "Printed maps of Victorian London", No. 73 (1).
[Ref: 9702]    £2,800.00 ($3,559 • €3,144 rates)


WELLER, Edward. [Mid-nineteenth century map of North West London]
London ( North West Sheet ) London: Cassell, Petter & Gilpin, c.1863. Outline colour. 470 x 650m.
The north west sheet from the nine-sheet map originally published by Edward Weller in the Weekly Dispatch newspaper. This sheet covers Hampstead, Primrose Hill, Camden Town, Kentish Town and Kilburn with the railway lines marked in colour. Various places of interest are shown including the Victoria Rifles Drill Ground and the Zoological Gardens within the Regent's Park. Post office receving houses, money order offices and postal district boundarie are marked.
[Ref: 18672]    £480.00 ($610 • €539 rates)


WELLER, Edward. [A map illustrating Elizabethan London]
London in the reign of Queen Elizabeth. London, Cassel, Petter and Galpin, 1863. Coloured. Lithograph, two sheets conjoined, total 460 x 1240mm.
A reduced version of one of the first plans of London, a woodcut tenuously attributed to Ralph Agas, of which there are only three known examples. It is a map-view in much the same as the Braun & Hogenberg, with the buildings shown in profile, but is seems to be slightly later, as St Paul's Cathedral lacks the spire lost to lightening in 1561. Published in the 'Weekly Dispatch Atlas'.
[Ref: 19006]    £800.00 ($1,017 • €898 rates)


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