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Auction 96, Lot 279

"[Set of 3 Maps]", Anon.

Subject: England

Period: 1765 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

11.2 x 6.8 inches
28.4 x 17.3 cm

Three separate maps showing roads from London in the Ogilby strip-map style. Titles are: A Map of the Road from London to Chester measur'd from the Royal Exchange [and] A Map of the Roads from London to Portsmouth, Chichester, Southampton, Pool, & from Southampton to Winchester [and] A Map of the Roads from London to Dover, Rye, Hith, Margate, Ramsgate and Deal. A nice set of three maps that appear to have been engraved by the same person.

References: Jolly GENT-177, 179 & 180.

Condition: A

Overall toning and folding, as issued. Chester map is close shaved at right margin, as issued.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/12/2001