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A First Edition example of Speed's Surrey

SPEED, John.

Surrey Described and Divided into Hundreds.
London: Sudbury & Humble, 1611. 385 x 510mm.

A very fine example of one of the most decorative maps of Surrey, engraved by Jodocus Hondius in 1610. The inset elevations depict the Tudor Palaces of Richmond and Nonsuch. Armorials, a compass rose and strapwork decorations add to its attractiveness.
First edition examples are increasingly uncommon.


Stock ID : 19555

£1,900

£1,900

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Stock Id :19555

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A First Edition example of Speed's Surrey

SPEED, John.

Surrey Described and Divided into Hundreds.
London: Sudbury & Humble, 1611. 385 x 510mm.

A very fine example of one of the most decorative maps of Surrey, engraved by Jodocus Hondius in 1610. The inset elevations depict the Tudor Palaces of Richmond and Nonsuch. Armorials, a compass rose and strapwork decorations add to its attractiveness.
First edition examples are increasingly uncommon.


Stock ID : 19555

£1,900

£1,900

Return To Listing