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 London Maps 

SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE. [Mid-Victorian map of London with vignettes]
London. London: Baldwin & Cradock, 1836. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, total 400 x 650mm, folded into original covers.
A decorative folding map of London with vignettes of the Tower of London from London Bridge and London from Holloway, with lengths of bridges shown and with elevations of principal buildings along the bottom margin. Unusual to find this map sold sparately in a booklet format as this example, it is normally found bound in the SDUK as part of the atlas volume.
[Ref: 15496]    £700.00 ($928 • €788 rates)

MOGG, Edward. [Plan of London the year Victoria became Queen]
Mogg's New Plan of London. London, 1837. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued. 470 x 910mm, with separately-printed key under the map, total 550 x 910mm. With slipcase with illustrated publisher's label. Slipcase rubbed.
A detailed map of central London in fine colour. Extending from Hyde Park in the west, clockwise to Regent's Park, Pentonville, Bethnal Green, Stepney, Rotherhithe, Lambeth & Belgravia. Trafalgar Square is marked, three years before work started. Below the map is a key of '900 of the Principal Places' with a grid system of location. HOWGEGO: 353a, state 3 of 5.
[Ref: 13717]    £950.00 ($1,259 • €1,070 rates)

SHURY, John. [Plan of London from the first years of Victoria's reign]
Plan of London From Actual Survey 1838. London: John Shury, 1838. Coloured. Dissected and laid on linen, total 465 x 605mm.
A detailed map of London drawn, engraved and published by Shury. The only railway is the London and Greenwich Railway. Above the map is the title with an ornamental design of the Royal Arms and the arms of the Cities of London and Westminster; the other three sides are filled with 33 view of important buildings. HOWGEGO: 343, an unrecorded state between 3a and 4 of 8.
[Ref: 15000]    £1,500.00 ($1,988 • €1,689 rates)

CREIGHTON, R. [A plan of London early in the reign of Queen Victoria]
A Plan of London and its Environs. London, 1840. Coloured. 350 x 470mm.
Steel-engraved town plan of London, engraved by J. & C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary, published three years after Victoria became queen. The first railways into London have been built: the map marks the routes of the Greenwich, Croydon and Birmingham railways. HOWGEGO: 330.
[Ref: 15836]    £550.00 ($729 • €619 rates)

CRUCHLEY, G.F. [Early Victorian plan of London]
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the New and Intended Improvements to the Present Time. London, 1840. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, total 435 x 630mm.
A detailed map of London, extending to Hyde Park in the west, clockwise to Lord's Cricket Ground in St John's Wood, Regent's Park, Islington, Bethnal Green, Rotherhithe, Kennington, Chelsea and Brompton. A grid and an extensive key around three sides of the plan give a key to the streets. HOWGEGO: 307, 11a.
[Ref: 15345]    £750.00 ($994 • €845 rates)

CRUCHLEY, G.F. [Plan of London in 1841]
Cruchley's New Plan of London Improved. Including the East and West India Docks. London, 1841. Original colour. 470 x 950mm, dissected and laid on linen as issued. A very fine example.
Detailed folding map of London, covering from Regents Park clockwise to Pentonville, the River Lea, the Isle of Dogs, Kennington, Chelsea Hospital and Sloane Street. Originally published in 1826, this example is an 'improved edition corrected to 1st January 1841', with the 'New Houses of Parliament' marked. Having burned down in 1836, the foundation stone was laid in 1840; work was completed by the 1870s. HOWGEGO: 304, B12.
[Ref: 16277]    £1,250.00 ($1,656 • €1,408 rates)

DAVIES, Benjamin Rees. [Plan of London and its suburbs]
London and its Environs. Containing the Boundaries of the Metropolitan Boroughs, the different Railroads & Stations, The New Cemeteries, Roads, Docks, Canals and all modern improvements. London: Letts, Cheffins, Orr & Corss, 1847. Coloured. Dissected and laid down on linen, as issued, 555 x 700mm. Some wear to linen at folds.
A mid-19th century plan of London with fine original colour. With the advent of the railways extending the reach of Londoners, the map shows what was then the environs but are now the suburbs, with Teddington, Twickenham, Isleworth, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Hendon, Finchley, Walthhamstow and Barking shown north of the Thames, and Kingston, Richmond, Wimbledon, Streatham, Beckenham, Bromley and Chislehurst south of the river. HOWGEGO No. 372.
[Ref: 17599]    £850.00 ($1,126 • €957 rates)

FADEN, William. [The environs of London in fine original colour]
A New Topographical Map of the Country in the Vicinity of London, Describing all the New Improvements, Metropolitan Boroughs and Parish Boundaries. London: James Wyld, c.1860. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 860 x 850mm.
A detailed folding map of the immediate environs of London, extending to Chiswick in the west, clockwise to Finchley, Upper Edmonton, Woodford & Wanstead, Barking, Woolwich, Chislehurst, Bromley, Beckenham, Mitcham, Merton, Wimbledon & Barnes. For this state the map has been re-engraved with Turnham Green extending through the printed border. The marking of Victoria Bridge (now Grosvenor Bridge), taking trains to Victoria Station, dates the map to c. 1860. HOWGEGO: 250, this state not listed.
[Ref: 15677]    £2,800.00 ($3,710 • €3,153 rates)

CRUCHLEY, G.F. [Early Victorian plan of London]
Cruchley's New Plan of London Improved to 1846. London, 1846. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 560 x 1440mm, folded into the original publisher's slipcase.
A decorative map of London, extending west to Hammersmith and Kensal Green, north to Regents Park, east to Bromley-by-Bow and the East India Docks, and south to Kennington and Chelsea. Of interest are the outline of the streets in the new development at Notting Hill, and the new railway lines coming into London, including dotted lines added in manuscript for proposed lines. The decorative border, which contains the title, is on strips of paper pasted over the edge of the map: thus Cruchley could market the same map in different formats. Engraved in the lower border is an an advert: 'This map can be had on the same scale to extend to Highgate, Hampstead, Clapton...' HOWGEGO: 304, C state 8.
[Ref: 16474]    £3,500.00 ($4,638 • €3,941 rates)

PAYNE, Albert Henry. [A Victorian plan of London]
Payne's Illustrated Plan of London. Dresden & Leipzig: Payne, c. 1846, Coloured. 415 x 765mm. Binding folds flattened, tear repaired.
A detailed town plan of London, with vignette views of London from Hampstead and the Houses of Parliament from the Thames. The proposed extension of the South Western Railway to Waterloo is shown by a dotted line. HOWGEGO No. 402.
[Ref: 14644]    £1,200.00 ($1,590 • €1,351 rates)

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