Auction 156, Lot 424

"Smith's New Map of England and Wales, with Part of Scotland, Including the Turnpike, and Principal Cross Roads, the Course of the Rivers, & Navigable Canals...", Smith, Charles

Subject: Britain

Period: 1806 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
37.1 x 45.4 inches
94.2 x 115.3 cm

This large folding map of Britain is filled with detail including turnpike roads, postal roads, canals and churches. Distances between towns are noted in English miles. Topography is graphically depicted by hachure. Dissected into 36 segments and backed with linen. Published for C. Smith, Mapseller 172 Strand.

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Condition: A

Excellent example with some very minor soiling.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/17/2016

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