A Map Of The County Of Kent Drawn From The Topographical Survey Taken By Order Of The Honourable Board Of Ordnance, Under The Direction Of Lt. Colonel Wm. Mudge, R.a. F.r.s. Reduced From The Large Map In Four Sheets, By A Scale Of One Inch To Two Statute Miles.

MUDGE, WILLIAM.

Preserved in original paper-covered slip case with printed title label. Extremities of slip case a little bumped and worn but a fine example.

£300.00

Publisher

Published by W. Faden, Geographer to His Majesty and to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, Charing Cross, June 4th.

Place

London.

Date

1807

Item Description

Hand-coloured engraved map dissected and laid on to linen Preserved in original paper-covered slip case with printed title label. Extremities of slip case a little bumped and worn but a fine example. This is the First Edition, first issue, of the reduced scale Ordnance Survey map from the edition of 1801 which had established itself as the pre-eminent map of the county. The high price of the four-sheet map, and its size, called for this issue. Rare.

Notes

This is the First Edition, first issue, of the reduced scale Ordnance Survey map from the edition of 1801 which had established itself as the pre-eminent map of the county. The high price of the four-sheet map, and its size, called for this issue. Rare.

[Stock No. 23461]

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