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British counties
SPEED, John., The Bishoprick and Citie of Durham., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - The Bishoprick and Citie of Durham.
London, ca 1610, Uncoloured.. 380x505mm. In good general condition. Some soiling and age toning, small split (3 cm) to lower centerfold, a 'ragged' top margin. Good dark impression, good margins. English text to verso.
Staining and discolouration to verso.
A lovely, early (first?) edition of John Speed's county map of the Bishoprick of Durham. It was published in the Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain. Of all the English county maps ever produced, John Speed's remain the most sought after and desired, in part because of their depictions of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 420 - $ 500
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DRAYTON, Michael, 'Poly-Olbion' -  Midle Sex  Hartford Shyre., antique map, old maps DRAYTON, Michael - 'Poly-Olbion' - Midle Sex Hartford Shyre.
London, 1612, Coloured.. 250x325mm. The condition is excellent and decent margins, rare with this map. Some discolouration to margins due to earlier matting. Old fixing to the edge on the verso. The map has flattened original folds.
A very decorative map of Middlesex and Hertfordshire, from Michael Drayton's fantastical "Poly-Olbion" or "Chorographical Description of all the Tracts, Rivers, Mountains, Forests and other parts of the Renowned Isle of Great Britain", engraved by William Hole for the 1612 edition the first part. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 450 - $ 500
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Sold for $ 400
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DRAYTON, Michael., Carnarvanshyre / Merionethshyre., antique map, old maps DRAYTON, Michael. - Carnarvanshyre / Merionethshyre.
1612, Coloured. 330x250mm. Coloured, wide margins. Measures approx 33cm x 25cm.
An unusual antique map of Anglesey, Caernarvonshire and Merionethshire, engraved by William Hole for the "Poly- olbion" by Michael Drayton, published in 1612.

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Estimates : $ 350 - $ 425
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DRAYTON Michael.,  Polyolbion Kent. , antique map, old maps DRAYTON Michael. - Polyolbion Kent.
London, 1612, Early hand colouring. 255x330mm. In generally good condition with one repair to lower centre fold and light overall toning.
An unusual 'map' of Kent from Michael Drayton's Polyolbion ca.1612, engraved by William Hole. It shows towns, rivers, hills and islands; all are marked with female allegorical figures.
Michael Drayton, a friend of William Shakespeare, was primarily a poet, and in 1612 he published his major wor...
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Estimates : $ 375 - $ 400
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SPEED, John., Penbrokshyre. . ., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - Penbrokshyre. . .
London, ca 1627, Coloured.. 383x510mm. Map has been backed with Japanese paper. Margins are 'chipped' and with numerous small splits, tears, together with the odd small piece missing. English text to verso. Decent impression, adequate margins. Age toned. With a centerfold.
An early edition of the Welsh county of Pembrokshire, by the famous English cartographer, John Speed. In opposing corners sit two beautiful, early town plans of Pembroke and St. Davids respectively. The lower left corner is filled with the armorial crests of the Earls of Pembroke, eleven up until th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 350 - $ 450
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MERCATOR, G.  / HONDIUS, J., Westmorlandia, Lancastria, Cestria, Caerarvan, Denbigh, Fun, Merionidh, Montgomery,SA., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Westmorlandia, Lancastria, Cestria, Caerarvan, Denbigh, Fun, Merionidh, Montgomery,SA.
Amsterdam, 1630, Attractive colouring.. 195x260mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
Striking map of North West England and Isle of Man by Mercator / Hondius in 1630. It is from the "Atlas Minor". Features attractive title cartouche and scale cartouche.

Gerard Mercator (1512 – 1594) was a 16th-century German-Flemish cartographer, geographer and cosmographer. He was re...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 185
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HONDIUS, H.,  Cambriae Typus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - Cambriae Typus.
Amsterdam, 1639-1644, Uncoloured.. 348x494mm. Paper slightly age toned and browned. Very light toning along the centerfold. Good margins.
Ancient map of Wales, prepared by Humphrey Lhuyd. With fine cartouche, part of a compass-rose and a sea monster.

No text on verso. From a French composite atlas.
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 100 - $ 400
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Sold for $ 90
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THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN, Pascaerte van Engelant vant Voorland tot aen Blakeney, waer in te sien is de mont vande Teemse.., antique map, old maps THEUNISZ,J. / LOOTSMAN - Pascaerte van Engelant vant Voorland tot aen Blakeney, waer in te sien is de mont vande Teemse..
Amsterdam 1662, Coloured.. 425x533mm. Short upper margin, reinforced. Slight shine through on the upper part of the map. Else good condition.
Uncommon chart showing the West coast of England from the mouth of the river Thames up to Crommer.
The upper right inset shows the river Thames from London towards Clift and Lyhaven into the North Sea. Both maps are embellished with small decorative floral ornate ...
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Estimates : $ 850 - $ 1,000
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BLAEU, J., Middle-Sexia. , antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Middle-Sexia.
Amsterdam, ca.1670, In original colouring.. 395x410mm. Paper slightly toned; but generally in good condition with original extra wide margins.
A county map of Middlesex, with a decorative title cartouche and an armorial. London is shown pictorially, and Marylebone, Chelsea and Clerkenwell are marked as villages. Rare Spanish text on verso. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 500 - $ 550
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MORDEN, R.,, Bedfordshire by Robt. Morden, antique map, old maps MORDEN, R., - Bedfordshire by Robt. Morden
London, 1695, Coloured. 320x395mm. In good condition with a small 1" tear at the lower center area repaired.
A detailed British county map by Robert Morden from Camden's famous description of Great Britain, issued the late seventeenth century.
Of particular interest is Morden's measurement of longitude, based on a prime meridian through St. Paul's Cathedral in London, shown in minutes at the top and ...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 110 - $ 130
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Sold for $ 40
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MOLL, Herman., Glostershire., antique map, old maps MOLL, Herman. - Glostershire.
London, 1712, Uncoloured.. 335x400mm. With folds as issued, some light age toning, browning, and finger soiling. Map has been 'backed' with contemporary paper. Good margins and a decent impression.
This map by the London based, Flemish cartographer, Herman Moll, was used for identification purposes in Sir Robert Atkyns work The Ancient and Present State of Glostershire., published in London in 1712.
Johannes Kip engraved a lovely series of 64 copperplate engravings, to illustrate ...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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KIP, Johannes., Stanway, the Seat of John Tracey Esq / Didmartin, the Seat of Robert Codrington Esq., antique map, old maps KIP, Johannes. - Stanway, the Seat of John Tracey Esq / Didmartin, the Seat of Robert Codrington Esq.
London, ca 1712, Uncoloured.. 345x395mm. In very nice condition. With folds as issued, light toning, some natural paper creasing. Wide margins, good dark impressions.
An attractive, and striking pair of early eighteenth century copperplate engravings of staely English homes, from Sir Robert Atkyn's The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire, wonderfully engraved by Johannes Kip.
The first engraving is of 'Stanway', the ancestral seat of the Trac...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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Sold for $ 100
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KIP, Johannes., Stoke Gifford, the Seat of John Berkeley Esq / Stoke Bishop, the Seat of Sir Thomas Cann., antique map, old maps KIP, Johannes. - Stoke Gifford, the Seat of John Berkeley Esq / Stoke Bishop, the Seat of Sir Thomas Cann.
London, ca 1712, Uncoloured.. 345x435mm. In very nice condition. Folds as issued, wide margins, good dark impressions. Lightly age toned, one tiny pinhole.
A delightful pair of early eighteenth century copperplate engravings from Sir Robert Atkyn's The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire, lovingly engraved by Johannes Kip.
The first engraved plate is of 'Stoke Gifford, the Seat of John Berkeley'. The estate is near Bristol, and has...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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SPEED / OVERTON., Flintshire., antique map, old maps SPEED / OVERTON. - Flintshire.
London, ca 1713, Coloured.. 385x507mm. Map is light foxed and browned, a few small wormholes and some paper thinning. Minor paper creasing. Centerfold. Good margins, slightly faint impression.
Blank verso.
A later edition of John Speed's map of the Welsh county of Flintshire, published in the early eighteenth century by Henry Overton.
This attractive and decorative map has a plan of St. Asaph and Flint in opposing corners, together with a view of the famous St. Winifreds Well in the lower center....
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte du gouvernement d'Angleterre où l'on représente l'Etat des officiers de Guerre. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte du gouvernement d'Angleterre où l'on représente l'Etat des officiers de Guerre. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, In original o/l colours.. 342x455mm. Very good impression. Scarce to find in original out line colours.
Decorative map on the British Isles, with idyllic scenes showing councils of the various military officers of the British Isles.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710), the Hague (c. 1721)...
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Estimates : $ 40 - $ 50
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MOLL, Herman, York Shire with the Post Roads by Herman Moll Geographer’, antique map, old maps MOLL, Herman - York Shire with the Post Roads by Herman Moll Geographer’
London, 1724, Coloured.. 195x315mm. In good condition with a light overall tone.
An interesting and attractive 18th century copperplate map of the county of Yorkshire divided into hundreds and showing the post roads.
In the title panel ‘Archaeological and historical illustrations form the borders.
Published in Herman Moll’s ‘A New Description of England and Wales,’ c...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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SEUTTER, M., Delineatio ac finitima Regio Londini., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Delineatio ac finitima Regio Londini.
Ausburg, 1730, In original body colours.. 495x580mm. A good and dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Light water stain in left and right hand part of the map.
Centered on London, including towns of Hatfield, Tilbury, Walton on the Hill and Chertsey. Title in cartouche with royal arms, figure of Mercury, group of merchants. Boundaries of counties and hundreds shown.

Matthaus Seutter the elder first published his "Atlas Geographicus" in 1720 and ...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 175 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 85
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CARY, John., A Map of Staffordshire from the Best Authorities., antique map, old maps CARY, John. - A Map of Staffordshire from the Best Authorities.
London, 1789, Uncolored. 520x395mm. In good condition with issued folds now flattened out.
An attractive and detailed late 18th century map of Staffordshire, engraved by John Cary and published in Richard Gough's new translation of Camden's Britannia (London: 1789).
John Cary (1754-1835) was probably the best English map maker who ever lived, his maps were unsurpassed for their detai...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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Sold for $ 17
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MOUNT & PAGE., A Large Chart of the Downs, Shewing the Sands, Shoals, Depths of Water. . ., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE. - A Large Chart of the Downs, Shewing the Sands, Shoals, Depths of Water. . .
London, 1792, Coloured.. 470x595mm. In good overall condition. Map has been cleaned and coloured. Some marks can still be seen. Top corners in facsimile. With centerfold. Good impression.
A handsome Kentish chart from Grenville Collin's The British Coasting Pilot,originally published in 1693, however, this edition was published in 1792 by Mount & Page in London.
The chart, which is orientated to the west, extends from Dover Castle to Margate. Other Kentish towns shown a...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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 C. & J. Greenwood. , 'MAP of the County of BERKS, from an Actual Survey' , antique map, old maps C. & J. Greenwood. - 'MAP of the County of BERKS, from an Actual Survey'
London, 1829, Original outline colour. 560x680mm. In good condition, with some age toning.
A very attractive and detailed 19th century map of Berkshire -- with a fine vignette view of Windsor Castle. A table of explanation and a reference to the hundreds to the lower edge.
Published in Christopher and John Greenwood's Atlas Of The Counties Of England, from Actual Surveys made from t...
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Estimates : $ 160 - $ 200
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Condition Rating: 4