Auction 91, Lot 227

"Cruchley's New Travelling Map and Itinerary Comprising the whole of England, with part of Scotland and Ireland and a Portion of France and the Netherlands shewing the Communication between London and Paris",

Subject: England

Period: 1841 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20 x 24.5 inches
50.8 x 62.2 cm

Dissected and linen-backed folding map. Floral wreath surrounding fancy title and bold keyboard style border. Railroads prominently colored in black, with roads and canals also shown. Sea routes criss-cross the English Channel and the Irish Sea, each noted with distance in leagues. Folds with marble-paper end covers (no slipcase). Minor surface soil.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/14/2000

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