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 London Maps 

COLTON, J.H. [London in the 1860s]
The Environs of London. New York, c.1856. Original colour. 330 x 405mm.
A plan of Victorian London, showing Richmond to the west and Barking to the east; Southgate to the north and Bromley to the south.
[Ref: 17483]    £425.00 ($536 • €471 rates)

PIGOT, James. [An attractive circular map of London centred on St Paul's]
Slater's New Map of the Environs of London Extending 14 Miles Round St Pauls in Every Direction. Slater, London & Manchester. c.1857. Original colour. 470 x 430mm. Folds flattened
An updated example of Pigot's circular plan but with the railways added. The map shows the old county boundaries, Hertforshire, Essex, Kent, Surrey and Middlesex. Embellished with vignettes of St Pauls and the Custom House below.
[Ref: 18600]    £950.00 ($1,199 • €1,053 rates)

FRIEDRICHS, Joachim. [Victorian cab fare map of London]
The Circuiteer. A Series of Distance Maps for All the Principal Towns in the United Kingdom. Invented by J. Friederichs to Serve as a Guide for Ascertaining Cab Fares, Porterage, &c.&c. ... No. 1 London. London, c.1862. Colour lithograph, 490 x 670mm.
A very interesting map of London in which the city has been divided into circles in order to work out cab and porterage fares using a device invented by Friedrichs. Each circle represents a half-mile in diameter to allow the reader to ascertain the distance between two places. HYDE 80.
[Ref: 16042]    £600.00 ($757 • €665 rates)

Illustrated London News. [London during the International Exhibition of 1862]
London. Guide to the International Exhibition 1862. London, 1862. Coloured wood engraving, printed area 765 x 1060mm. Original folds flattened with repairs, laid on canvas.
A large and detailed map of London, extending to Hammersmith in the west, Highgate, Bromley Greenwich Park and Stockwell. It was issued as a supplement to the ILN, 24th May, 1862, to coincide with the 'International Exhibition', the second of London's World Fairs after the Great Exhibition of 1851. Held on the site of the Natural History Museum, exhibits included parts of Charles Babbage's analytical engine, maritime and locomotive engines and William Morris's decorative arts. The exhibition attracted over six million visitors. Of interest on the map are the proposed bridge from Temple Gardens to Southwark; and the depiction of Battersea Park's original plan despite opening four years before with a different layout. HYDE: Victorian Maps of London, 82.
[Ref: 16177]    £750.00 ($947 • €831 rates)

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 ($3,534 • €3,102 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 ($606 • €532 rates)

STANFORD, Edward. [The environs of London, marking the railways]
Map of the Environs of London Reduced from the Ordnance Survey. London: Stanford, c.1865. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued, total 605 x 830mm.
Detailed plan of the environs of London extending to Great Marlow in the west, clockwise to Aylesbury, Hatfield, Chelmsford, Chatham, Maidstone, Reigate and Guildford. At the centre London is marked with the Postal Districts introduced by Sir Rowland Hill, 1857-8. HYDE: 55.
[Ref: 17228]    £500.00 ($631 • €554 rates)

DAVIES, Benjamin Rees. [Map of the environs of London in Victorian times]
Davies's Map of the Environs of London. London, Edward Stanford, 1875. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, sheet 790 x 1155mm.
A large and detailed map, covering from Windsor in the west clockwise to Potter's Bar, Amersham, Brentwood, Dartford and Leatherhead. The map highlights the railway system that had expanded considerably in recent years. HYDE: 39.
[Ref: 14265]    £500.00 ($631 • €554 rates)

WYLD, James. [A large and fine wall map of London]
London and its Environs. London, c.1875. Coloured. Dissected & laid on linen as issued, 1090 x 1300mm.
A very large and detailed map of London in fine original colour, extending from Kew Bridge in the west, clockwise to Highgate, Leytonstone, Canning Town, Greenwich & Blackheath, Norwood and Richmond Park. The map is within a printed frame, pasted on, which contains the title and lists of parishes. HYDE: D & H 415.
[Ref: 13722]    £4,000.00 ($5,048 • €4,432 rates)

BACON, George Washington. [Environs of London]
Bacon's Map of the Environs of London from the Latest Ordnance Surveys, Divided into Three Mile Squares & Circles London, 1879. Colour lithograph. 460 x 620mm. Chip to bottom margin
Detailed map of the environs of London, centred on Charing Cross and covering nine miles to the north and south and approximately ten and a half miles to the east and west. Text to the left and right with an index key to notable places.
[Ref: 18070]    £280.00 ($353 • €310 rates)

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