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  BRITISH ISLES 
 English Counties 

DIX, Thomas. [Antique map of Nottinghamshire in fine colour]
A New Map of the County of Nottingham, Divided into Hundreds, London: William Darton, 1818. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, 465 x 380mm, with slipcase with publisher's labels.
Antique map of Nottinghamshire in fine colour, with a vignette view of Nottingham Castle.
[Ref: 12603]    £350.00 ($471 • €398 rates)


DIX, Thomas. [Map of Cheshire in fine colour]
A New Map of the County of Cheshire, Divided into Hundreds. London: William Darton, 1818. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, 380 x 460mm, with slipcase with publisher's labels.
Antique map of Cheshire in fine colour, with a vignette view of Chester Bridge
[Ref: 15039]    £350.00 ($471 • €398 rates)


GREENWOOD, C. & J. [Large-scale map of Yorkshire]
To the Nobility, Gentry & Clergy of Yorkshire, this Map of the County constructed from a Survey commenced in the Year 1817 & Corrected in the years 1827 & 1828, Is respectfully dedicated by the Proprietors. London: Henry Teesdale, 1828. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen in three sections, total if joined 1840 x 2230mm. With original full calf slipcase.
An updated edition of the Greenwoods' map, originally published 1818. Superbly detailed, it marks hundreds, parishes, towns, villages, turnpike roads, toll-bars, cross-roads, churches, castles, chapels, heaths, commons, canals, railways, distances between towns. Bottom right is a vignette view of York Minster, added for this edition. Christopher & John Greenwood mapped all but five of the English counties in unprecedented detail, publishing their maps between 1817 and 1834. This one, the first to be published, was issued here without their names.
[Ref: 11797]    £2,400.00 ($3,228 • €2,726 rates)


GREENWOOD, Christopher. [Large-scale map of Yorkshire in fine colour]
Map of the County of York, Made on the Basis of Triangles in the County, determined by Lieut. Coll. W.m Mudge, Royal Art.y F.R.S. and Capt.n Thos. Colby, Royal Eng.rs, in the Trigonometrical Survey of England, by order of the Honourable Board of Ordnance, and Surveyed in the Years 1815, 1816, & 1817, By C. Greenwood, Wakefield. Leeds: Robinson, Son & Holdsworth; & Wakefield: John Hurst & C. Greenwood, 1817. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen in four sections, total if joined 1840 x 2230mm. With metal box.
Superbly detailed map of Yorkshire, marking hundreds, parishes, towns, villages, turnpike roads, toll-bars, cross-roads, churches, castles, chapels, heaths, commons, canals, railways, distances between towns. Bottom right is a finely-scripted dedication. Christopher Greenwood, later joined by his brother John, mapped all but five of the English counties in unprecedented detail, publishing their maps between 1817 and 1834.
[Ref: 11803]    £2,200.00 ($2,959 • €2,499 rates)


GREENWOOD, Christopher. [Large-scale 6-sheet map of Lancashire]
Map of the County Palatine of Lancaster, from an actual Survey made in the year 1818. To the Nobility, Clergy & Gentry of Lancashire. This map of the County is most respectfully dedicated by the proprietors. London & Wakefield: W. Fowler & C. Greenwood, 1818. 6 sheets, total (if joined) 2160 x 1420mm.
A highly-detailed map of Lancashire, containing hundreds, parishes, towns, villages, turnpike roads, toll-bars, cross-roads, churches, castles, chapels, heaths, commons, canals, railways, distances between towns. Top right, under the title, is a prospect of Liverpool. Christopher & John Greenwood mapped all but five of the English counties in unprecedented detail, publishing their maps between 1817 and 1834.
[Ref: 11792]    £900.00 ($1,211 • €1,022 rates)


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 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 ($3,228 • €2,726 rates)


HENNET, George. [An uncommon large scale map of Lancashire in fine colour]
A Map of the County Palatine of Lancaster Divided into Hundreds and Parishes from an accurate Survey made in the Years 1828 and 1829. London: Henry Teesdale, 1830. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, 1630 x 1290mm. With original full calf slip case, worn.
Detailed large scale map of Lancashire, surveyed by George Hennet (1799-1857) and engraved by James Bingley. Top right, under the title is a vignette view of the New Custom House, Liverpool, engraved by Woolnoth after Barrow.
[Ref: 11796]    £900.00 ($1,211 • €1,022 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 ($81 • €68 rates)


ARNOUT, Jules. [Balloon view of Epsom Races]
Epsom Races, view taken in balloon/ Courses d'Epsom, vue prise en ballon London: Gambart, 1846. Tinted lithograph with added colour. 310 x 470mm.
An uncommon view of Epsom Races 'drawn from nature and on stone by Jules Arnout' for his 'Excursions Aériennes' (Aerial Excursions). A hot-air balloon is above the grandstand, with a race in progress.
[Ref: 16209]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


EYES, Charles. [An important survey of Liverpool in 1785]
A Plan of the Town and Township of Liverpool, From an Actual Survey taken in the Year 1785 By Cha.s Eyes. c.1860. Lithograph, dissected and laid on linen, total 550 x 900mm, folded into cloth covers, as issued. Front board detached,
A lithographic production of an extremely rare survey of Liverpool, orientated with north to the left, recording the owners of the land around the town during a period of swift expansion. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is marked during its construction. Charles Eyes (c.1754-1803) was Town Surveyor from 1781.
[Ref: 16230]    £750.00 ($1,009 • €852 rates)


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