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Georgian map of England & Wales in fine colour

CARY, John.

Cary's New Map of England and Wales, With Part of Scotland. On which are carefully laid down All the Direct and Principal Cross Roads, the Course of the Rivers and Navigable Canals, Cities, Market and Borough Towns, Parishes and most considerable Hamlets, Prks, Forests &c &c... Second Edition, Corrected to 1822.
London: G. & J. Cary, 1822. Original body colour. Folding map, dissected and laid on linen in three sections, total if joined 2310 x 1830mm, with slipcase. Index map pasted on covers of each map and under the title.

Light offset, slipcase scuffed.

Cary's monumental map of England and Wales, superbly-detailed and in fine colour.

The map was published just prior to the age of railways: Britain's first public railway, the Stockton and Darlington Railway, opened only three years later, in 1825.


Stock ID : 22667

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£1,250

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Stock Id :22667

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Georgian map of England & Wales in fine colour

CARY, John.

Cary's New Map of England and Wales, With Part of Scotland. On which are carefully laid down All the Direct and Principal Cross Roads, the Course of the Rivers and Navigable Canals, Cities, Market and Borough Towns, Parishes and most considerable Hamlets, Prks, Forests &c &c... Second Edition, Corrected to 1822.
London: G. & J. Cary, 1822. Original body colour. Folding map, dissected and laid on linen in three sections, total if joined 2310 x 1830mm, with slipcase. Index map pasted on covers of each map and under the title.

Light offset, slipcase scuffed.

Cary's monumental map of England and Wales, superbly-detailed and in fine colour.

The map was published just prior to the age of railways: Britain's first public railway, the Stockton and Darlington Railway, opened only three years later, in 1825.


Stock ID : 22667

£1,250

£1,250

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