"Warwicum, Northhamtonia, Huntingdonia, Cantabrigia, Suffolcia, Oxonium, Buckinghamia, Bedfordia, Hartfordia, Essexia, Berceria, Middelsixta, Southhamtonia, Surria, Catium, et Southsexia", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1613 (circa)
Publication: Gerard Mercatoris Atlas
Color: Hand Color
18.2 x 14.3 inches
46.2 x 36.3 cm
Mercator's great map of the southeast region of England including the British Channel and London. The sea is engraved in a moiré pattern and the title is included in a fine strapwork cartouche. Latin text on verso.
Two minor tears in bottom blank margin have been expertly repaired.