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Auction 114, Lot 368

"A New Map of England and Wales By Thos. Jefferys Geographer to his royal Highness the Prince of Wales", Jefferys, Thomas

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1757 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

14.6 x 17 inches
37.1 x 43.2 cm
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Well engraved map with much detail throughout the country including towns and villages, roads, churches, ruins, castles, etc. Large and decorative cartouche in the rococo style. Legend explains cities, county towns, borough towns, market towns, post roads, and cross roads. Bound in the original and complete Supplement for 1757.

References: Jolly GENT-113.

Condition: B

Crisp impression on hand-laid paper. Offsetting noticeable in blank areas. Tiny fold intersection split.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/1/2006