"The Road from London to Hith in Com. Kent, Including the Road by Maidstone", Gardner, Thomas
Period: 1719 (published)
Publication: Pocket Guide for the English Traveller
Color: Hand Color
10.2 x 7 inches
25.9 x 17.8 cm
Charming road map from this very scarce work, which is rarely seen on the market. The map is very similar to Ogiby in style and decoration, but on a reduced scale. Beginning on the banks of the Thames River, the road winds its way through villages, woods, hills, and parks to the city of Hith.