A Map Of The County Of Kent.

PARKER, SAMUEL.

£1,250.00

Publisher

Printed and sold by D. Midwinter, at the Three Crowns in St Pauls Church-Yard 1719.

Place

London :

Date

1719

Synopsis

Engraved for harris's 'history of kent'

Item Description

Fine large hand-coloured map, two sheets joined approximately 33 x 23 inches overall. Traces of old folds but a very fine example, mounted in conservation materials ready for framing. The most decorative engraved map of the county, Parker's map, dated 1719, was published in John Harris' 'History of Kent' and was based on Symondsen's map with a view of Dover Castle and Town but with the addition of 118 Coats-of-Arms forming a decorative border. Included are lists of Lathes, Bailywicks, Hundreds, Market Towns, Cities, Ports, and Franchises.

[Stock No. 26911]

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