The Road From London To Hith In Kent Including The Road By Maidstone.

OGILBY, JOHN.

£275.00

Publisher

(London ) n.d. but

Date

1675

Item Description

Hand-coloured copper-engraving, 12.5 x 16.5 inches, with decorative cartouche. With nice wide margins, a very good copy Published in 'Britannia', John Ogilby's famous strip road maps were the first engraved sheets to map England's roads. They combine a decorative title cartouche with the detailed and practical arrangement of sections or strips, in this case six strips from London in the lower left corner of the map, through Maidstone to Ashford and on to Hythe.

[Stock No. 26913]

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