Auction 111, Lot 380

"Warwickshire", Moule, Thomas

Subject: England

Period: 1850 (circa)

Publication: Barclays Complete and Universal English Dictionary

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8 x 10.5 inches
20.3 x 26.7 cm

This decorative map of Warwickshire provides detailed information of the county, cites, towns, roads, railroads, canals and parks. The steel engraving includes vignettes of Warwick and Kenilworth castles and an elaborate border with several coats of arms. Thomas Moule was a bookseller and writer on heraldry and antiquities. His well-known series of county maps are the last series of decorative county maps to be published in England and are an important addition to any collection.

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Condition: C

Close trimmed as is usual for maps from this series. Small edge tears with cello tape on verso that should be replaced.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $35

Closed on 6/8/2005

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