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Auction 99, Lot 338

"[Lot of 5 - Canals]", Gentleman's Magazine

Subject: England

Period: 1757-72 (published)


Color: Black & White

See Description

"A Plan of the River Salwarp and of the Navigable Canal, from Droitwich to the River Severn in the County of Worcester", [13.5 x 6.3"]; "A Plan of the navigable Canal from Birmingham in the County of Warwick, to the Canal at Aldersley, near Wolverhampton", (close trimmed with loss of neatline) [11 x 6.9"]; "A Plan of the Grand Canal from the Trent to the Mersey", [15 x 7.6"]; "A Plan of the proposed Navigable Canal, from Andover to Redbridge in the County of Southampton Surveyed in 1770", [13.5 x 6.7"]; and "A Plan of the Grand Canal now making between Leeds and Liverpool", [16.3 x 7"]. Set of five copper engraved maps related to canal networks.

References: Jolly: GENT-214; GENT-213; GENT-211; GENT-218; GENT-215.

Condition: B

All with some offsetting and variously toned. GENT-211 close trimmed at lower margin with fold splits (C).

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $70

Closed on 6/12/2002