Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 567

"The Road from Carlisle Com. Cumbr. To Barwick upon Tweed Com. Northum.", Gardner, Thomas

Subject: Scotland and England

Period: 1719 (published)

Publication: A Pocket-guide to the English Traveller

Color: Hand Color

10.5 x 6.8 inches
26.7 x 17.3 cm

Uncommon and attractive map from Gardner's scarce guide. The map is very similar to Ogilby's road maps in style and decoration, but on a reduced scale. Beginning at Carlisle in Scotland, the road winds its way through villages, woods, hills, and parks to Barwick in Northumberland. Very decorative chart with scroll-like panels and seven compass roses.


Condition: A

Estimate: $130 - $150


Closed on 3/6/2007