"The Environs of London", Colton, Joseph Hutchins
Subject: London, England
Period: 1856 (published)
Publication: Atlas of the World
Color: Black & White
15.8 x 12.8 inches
40.1 x 32.5 cm
This beautifully engraved steel plate plan covers the city and its surroundings from Southgate south to Mitcham and Kingston east to Woolrich. The River Thames is central, and several parks, railroads, marshes, hills, bridges, and more are shown. Precisely engraved with remarkable detail and a decorative strapwork border.
There is minor toning and some small chips in the blank margins.