Auction 100, Lot 296

"The Road from London to Harwich in Essex, Actually Surveyed…", Senex, John

Subject: England

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.3 x 6.3 inches
21.1 x 16 cm

From the first edition of this uncommon atlas issued by Senex as an update to Ogilby's Britannia in miniature format. London is at bottom left, with detail of all the important landmarks on the road through Rumford, Burntwood, Chelmsford, Witham, Keldon, Colchester, Maningtre and ending at Harwich.

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Condition: A

Folding as issued on thick hand laid paper. Tiny hole, still very good.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/12/2002

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