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  LONDON 
 London Maps 

Anonymous. [London's new Metropolitan Boroughs in 1832]
The Metropolitan Boroughs as defined by the Reform Bill. London, 1832. Coloured, 600 x 510mm. Folds flattened as usual on this issue.
Extending North to South from Tottenham to Norwood and East to West from West Ham to Kensington. This map was produced after the Electoral Reform Bill of 1831/32 that created the metropolitan boroughs of London. HOWGEGO: 338.
[Ref: 14974]    £600.00 ($775 • €682 rates)


PIGOT, James. [A circular plan of London and Environs]
Pigot & Co.s New Map of the Environs of London Extending 14 Miles Round St Pauls in every Direction. London & Manchester, 1832. Coloured, 480 x 430mm. Repaired tear.
A superb map of London and its environs engraved in a round format with vignettes of St Pauls and the Custom House below, published for the 'British Atlas of the Counties of England'. Encompassing from Cheshunt to Couldsdon and Purfleet to Harlington. HOWGEGO No. 341 State 2 of 4.
[Ref: 11253]    £1,250.00 ($1,614 • €1,420 rates)


Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. [The environs of London during the reign of William IV]
The Environs of London. London: Chapman & Hall, 1832. Coloured steel-engraving. 330 x 405mm.
Detailed map showing the suburbs of London when they were truly villages. The extents are Hampton Court and Bushy Park in the south west, east to Erith Marshes and Mitcham Common. north to Totteridge.
[Ref: 17105]    £185.00 ($239 • €210 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 ($2,388 • €2,102 rates)


SCHMOLLINGER, William. [London]
Improved Map of London for 1833, from Actual Survey. London: George Virtue, 1833, coloured, 425 x 625mm.
A detailed and attractive map of London from Kensington Gardens to the West India Docks, with the title cartouche along the top margin flanked by roses and leaves.
[Ref: 14797]    £650.00 ($839 • €738 rates)


GREENWOOD, C. & J. [An important large scale map of London]
Map of London from Actual Survey Comprehending the various improvements to 1835. Humbly Dedicated to his most Gracious Majesty William IV by the Proprietors E. Ruff & Co, Hind Court, Fleet Street. London: E. Ruff & Co., 1835. Original colour. Six sheets dissected and laid on linen, total 1260 x 1860mm.
An incredibly detailed map of London, on a scale of 8 inches to a mile, extending to Kentish Town in the north, clockwise to the River Lea, Greenwich, Stockwell and Kensington. Under the map is a key and inset views of Westminster Abbey and St Paul's Cathedral. Brothers Christopher & John Greenwood spent three years on their new survey of London, which was first published in 1827. This, the first issue by Ruff, has been updated to 1835, adding: the London and Greenwich Railway (the capital's first railway) the year before it opened; the positioning of the new National Gallery; 'New Bridewell' prison, Tothill Fields, opened 1834, now the site of Westminster Cathedral; and Rennie's New London Bridge, with the Old Bridge removed. HOWGEGO: 309, edition 3a.
[Ref: 18179]    £16,000.00 ($20,656 • €18,176 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 ($9,360 • €8,236 rates)


FADEN, William. [Detailed plan of London under William IV]
Plan of London and Westminster with the Borough of Southwark; Reduced from the Large Plan in Forty Sheets. London: James Wyld, 1836. Coloured. Dissected and laid on linen, total 740 x 1040mm. Linen renewed.
A large map of London encompassing Regents Park clockwise to Islington, the River Lea, East India Docks, Greenwich, Camberwell, Battersea and Chelsea. The London and Greenwich Railway is marked although London Bridge Railway Station (London's first railway terminus, opened the year of publication) is not. Underneath is an extensive key to streets with a grid reference. The 'large plan' referred to in the title is Richard Horwood's map, first published 1799. Faden acquired the plates and published an extended second edition in 1807, a third in 1813 and a fourth in 1819. He began issuing this map in 1818 as an index map to the Horwood, continuing with updated editions until 1846. HOWGEGO: 272, state 15 of 20.
[Ref: 18610]    £2,600.00 ($3,357 • €2,954 rates)


MOGG, Edward. [An extended edition of this plan of London in 1836]
Mogg's Strangers Guide To London. Exhibiting all the various Alterations & Improvements complete to the Present Time. Extended to Greenwich and Blackwall. London, 1836. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued. Total 500 x 805mm.
A fine and detailed map of London published the year before Queen Victoria came to the throne. This example is not the standard edition: it has been extended east to encompass the Isle of Dogs and Greenwich Park. Of interest is the addition of the London and Greenwich Railway, the first steam railway to have a terminus in London, London Bridge Station, which opened in December that year. Also Trafalgar Square is marked four years before construction started. Underneath the map is a 500-point key with references to the grid on the map, which does not include the extension. HOWGEGO: 238, variant of state 8, noted as 'B.M. copy has additional section'.
[Ref: 13829]    £1,100.00 ($1,420 • €1,250 rates)


MOGG, Edward. [London in the last year of William IV's reign]
Mogg's Strangers Guide To London. London, 1836. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 500 x 570mm.
A fine and detailed map of London published the year before Queen Victoria came to the throne, extending North to South from Pentonville to Kennington and East to West from Stepney to Knightsbridge. Of interest is the addition of the London and Greenwich Railway, the first steam railway to have a terminus in London, London Bridge Station, which opened in December that year. Also Trafalgar Square is marked four years before construction started. Underneath the map is a 500-point key with references to the grid on the map, which does not include the extension. Howgego No. 238 (8).
[Ref: 17893]    £675.00 ($871 • €767 rates)


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