"Betts's New Map of England & Wales, Compiled from the latest Parliamentary Documents", Betts, John
Subject: England and Wales
Period: 1848 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
25.5 x 29.5 inches
64.8 x 74.9 cm
Handsome folding map of the region covering a small part of the Irish coast around Belfast to a small section of the French coast, from southern section of Scotland almost to Lands End (inset of Scilly Isles off Lands End). Clear hand-colored outlines and wash of the shires; the colors are very attractive and well-balanced. Also shown are railway lines, projected railway lines and ship lines. Sectioned and linen backed, folding between embossed boards. Cover title: "Betts's Road & Railroad Map of England and Wales."
Front cover detached and a bit of soiling on map.