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  AFRICA 
 African Islands 

TALLIS, John. [Antique map of islands in the Atlantic, including Madeira, Canary Islands and Bermuda]
Islands in the Atlantic. London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original outline colour. Printed area 360 x 245mm.
Antique map drawn and engraved by John Rapkin & H.Winkles, showing Bermuda, Madeira, the Azores, Canaries and Cape Verde Islands. Illustrated with six attractive vignettes of various island scenes, including Fayal, Villa Franca & Pico in the Azores, Funchal on Madeira, and shipping under the cliffs of Tenerife.
[Ref: 12631]    £100.00 ($127 • €111 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 
 England 

BASIRE, James. [Dover Harbour]
A Plan of Dover Harbour. This plate is engraved from an original drawing made in the Reign of Q. Elizabeth, and now remaining in the Stater Paper Office. Canterbury, 1797. Copperplate engraving. 240 x 325mm.
A plan of Dover Harbour in Kent, engraved by James Basire for Hasted's History of Kent.
[Ref: 17032]    £95.00 ($120 • €106 rates)


 English Counties 

LUFFMAN, John. [The Strait of Dover during the French Revolutionary Wars]
The Strait of Dover. Engrav'd for Luffman's Select Plans. London: Luffman, 1801. 135 x 160mm. Paper lightly age-toned.
Map of the Straits of Dover showing the mouth of the Thames in the upper left and a dotted line showing the shorest distance between England and France, the 23 miles from Calais to Dover. The map was published in Luffman's 'Select Plans of the Principal Cities, Harbours, Forts &c. in the World', at a time when England expected an invasion by France.
[Ref: 13183]    £90.00 ($114 • €100 rates)


WALKER, J. & C. [Antique folding map of Nottinghamshire]
Nottinghamshire. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Co., 1836. Original colour. Folding map, dissected and laid on linen, 410 x 340mm, with covers with publisher's label.
Old map of the county of Nottinghamshire
[Ref: 12605]    £60.00 ($76 • €67 rates)


KINGSLEY, David. [Bibliography of maps of Sussex]
Printed Maps of Sussex 1575-1900. Lewes: Sussex Record Society, 1982. 8vo, cloth & d/w; pp. xxxvii + 439, 40 half-tone plates. With loose corrigenda slip. Spine of d/w faded.
A collector's list of his maps, one of the most comprehensive examinations of a county's maps.
[Ref: 8084]    £25.00 ($32 • €28 rates)


  LONDON 
 London Maps 

WHITFIELD, Peter. [A history of London through maps]
London: A Life in Maps. London: British Library, 2006. New. 4to, illus. covers, pp.208.
The history of London is vividly illustrated by maps that have been drawn and published over the past 500 years, covering the devastation of the Great Fire; the emergence of the West End as a place of fashion; the building of the docks; the coming of the railway age & the impact of two World Wars.
[Ref: 12441]    £20.00 ($25 • €22 rates)


GARLAND, Ken. [The history of London's iconic Tube map]
Mr Beck's Underground Map. Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2008. Illustrated boards, pp. 80, illustrated. New.
The story behind Henry Beck's 'electric circuit' map of the London Underground,
[Ref: 18255]    £12.95 ($16 • €14 rates)


GARLAND, Ken. [The history of London's iconic Tube map]
Mr Beck's Underground Map. Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2008. Illustrated boards, pp. 80, illustrated. New.
The story behind Henry Beck's 'electric circuit' map of the London Underground,
[Ref: 18254]    £12.95 ($16 • €14 rates)


GARLAND, Ken. [The history of London's iconic Tube map]
Mr Beck's Underground Map. Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2008. Illustrated boards, pp. 80, illustrated. New.
The story behind Henry Beck's 'electric circuit' map of the London Underground,
[Ref: 18253]    £12.95 ($16 • €14 rates)


BARBER, Peter. [A readable study of London maps]
London: A History in Maps. London: London Topographical Society in association with the British Library, 2012. Oblong 4to, cloth & illus. d/w, pp. viii + 380, profusely illustrated. New.
A fascinating look at the history of London through maps and views, both prints and manuscript. The author has been head of Maps and Topographical Views at the British Library since 2001.
[Ref: 18271]    £30.00 ($38 • €33 rates)


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