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Auction 174, Lot 415

"Geological Map of England & Wales Reduced Chiefly from the Ordnance and Geological Surveys...", Geikie, Archibald [Sir]

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1897 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

32.8 x 39.4 inches
83.3 x 100.1 cm
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This superb, large-scale thematic map covers England and Wales. It is vibrantly colored to illustrate nearly 50 different geological types. The map provides exceptional detail of the roads, canals, and railways that made up the transportation system. In addition, there are four profile maps along the sides and bottom showing the geology for specific locales. Published by John Bartholomew & Son.


Condition: A

Vivid color on a clean, bright sheet. There is a small dampstain in the top blank margin and some tiny edge chips/tears confined to the lower left blank margin.

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/11/2019