"Buckingha Comitatus, in quo olim Insederunt Cattieuchlani", Saxton/Hole
Subject: Southern England
Period: 1637 (published)
Publication: Camden's Britannia
Color: Hand Color
11.4 x 10.8 inches
29 x 27.4 cm
Handsome map of the county of Buckinghamshire. It is fully engraved to show all the salient features of the county including market towns, forests, parks, hills and bridges. Embellished with a strapwork title cartouche and distance scale topped with calipers and half of a compass rose. Published in the 1637 edition of Camden's Britannia.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CAMD-1e.
A crisp impression on watermarked paper with light damp stains and a few small worm tracks all confined to blank margins.