Lot 118 of 312:
273 road maps of England and Wales 1764  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$480
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
Britannia Depicta: Or, Ogilby Improved. Being An Actual Survey Of All The Direct And Principal Cross Roads Of England And Wales...
Author:
Bowen, Emanuel and John Owen
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed for Carington Bowles
Date:
1764
Description:

12, 273 pp. Complete with 273 engraved strip road and county maps. (8vo) 20x15 cm (8x6"), period calf rebacked with newer calf, raised spine bands, morocco spine label lettered in gilt.

Nice example of this volume, complete with all 273 maps of the roadways of England and Wales.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General light wear to boards with rubbing to extremities, front joint starting a bit; hinges reinforced, faint staining to front pastedown; interior bright, a nice copy; very good.
 
Item number:
309220
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