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Image for Pigot & Co's British Atlas: Countries of England, Comprising the Counties of England with Additional Maps of England and Wales, and London

Pigot & Co's British Atlas: Countries of England, Comprising the Counties of England with Additional Maps of England and Wales, and London

By: Pigot & Co.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Salamander Books Ltd: 2000

Edition: Facsimile

Sellers ID: 03882

ISBN: 1840652551

Condition: Near Fine


Pigot and Company's British Atlas is one of the most detailed county atlases of the early Victorian period. This edition is a facsimile of the English county maps from 1840 edition, slightly reduced in size. The head of the D/W shows light wear and the text block has a slight spine lean. A clean ,tight copy. View more info

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The Counties of Britain: A Tudor Atlas

By: Speed, John

Price: £13.50

Publisher: UK., Pavilion Books: 1995

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02685

ISBN: 1857936124

Condition: Very Good


This book is based on a rare, contemporary coloured copy of the atlas in The British Library. Its commentaries draw the connections between the social and geographical forces that shaped the counterside. It is a beautifully presented compilation likely to provide hours of interest. It is produced with sixty-seven maps to travel through. The lower front corner is a little creased. View more info

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New Found Lands: Maps in the History of Exploration

By: Whitfield, Peter

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The British Library Publishing Division: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03475

ISBN: 0712345574

Condition: Near Fine


Historical maps are vitally important, and this book displays the geographical ideas of the explorers themselves, through the maps they used or the new maps they caused to be made. There are 150 illustrations , 100 in colour. The D/j shows shelf wear to its edges. View more info