"Westmorlandia, Lancastria, Cestria, Caernarvan, Denbigh, Flint, Merionidh, Montgomery, Salopia cum Insulis Mania et Anglesey", Mercator, Gerard
Subject: England & Wales
Period: 1613 (circa)
Publication: Gerard Mercatoris Atlas
Color: Hand Color
16.5 x 14 inches
41.9 x 35.6 cm
This fine map covers northwestern England and northern Wales with the Isle of Man. It is beautifully engraved with a moiré patterned sea, elegant calligraphy, a fierce sea monster and a large strapwork title cartouche. It is from a Latin edition published between 1613 and 1630. Latin text on verso.
Professionally reinforced centerfold.