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 John Cowley.

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John Cowley.
Ref: 8982235




An antique county map by John Cowley. Published in "The Geography of England: Done in the manner of Gordon's Geographical Grammar" and printed for R. Dodsley at Tully's Head, in Pall Mall in 1744 with later hand colouring.



Approx 15.5cms by 13.5cms.


Price: 75.00
  



William Darton.

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William Darton.
Ref: 8982206






An antique county map 'Published by William Darton ; 58, Holborn Hill' in "Darton's New Miniature Atlas." in 1820 with original colouring. Maps from this atlas are coloured impressions of the 1810 issue of R. Miller's "Miller's New Miniature Atlas......." A page os descriptive text accompanies this map and the population is given from the census returns of 1811.




Approx 7cms by 10cms.




Price: 55.00
  



Reid and Wallis.

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Reid and Wallis.
Ref: 8982205





An antique county map of Carmarthenshire by W. H. Reid and James Wallis published in "The Panorama: or, Traveller's Instructive Guide" in 1820 with original hand colouring.




Approx 7cms by 10.5cms.









Price: 45.00
  



John Luffman

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John Luffman
Ref: 8982195






A tiny antique county map of Merionethshire published by John Luffman in his atlas " New Pocket Atlas and Geography of England and Wales" in 1803 with original hand colouring. This atlas contained fifty four of these circular maps which measure 6cms in diameter. Beneath each map is an account of the county which includes its size, number of towns, parishes, houses and population and details of rivers, terrain, industry and products of the county. Stain in top left corner.




Approx 7cms by 13cms including text.








Price: 95.00
  



Thomas Osborne.

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Thomas Osborne.
Ref: 8982194




This antique county map of Breconshire by Thomas Osborne was published in a pocket atlas entitled "Geographia Magnae Britanniae" in 1748 with later hand colouring with vertical centrefold. Brown stainin top border.


Approx 17cm by 14.5cm



Price: 65.00
  



John Rocque  -  Cardigan Shire and Brecknock Shire.

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John Rocque - Cardigan Shire and Brecknock Shire.
Ref: 8982193



This antique map of Cardigan Shire and Brecknock Shire was prepared and engraved by Rocque and appeared in his "Small British Atlas" in1753. Examples of Rocque's maps are difficult to obtain.


Approx 19.5cm by 15.5cm.


Price: 95.00
  



Playing Card map by Robert Morden.

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Playing Card map by Robert Morden.
Ref: 8982189






This miniature antique county map of Breconshire was produced as a playing card map by Robert Morden in 1676. This map together with the whole of Mordens pack of cards were republished in 1773 by H. Turpin in a book entitled " A Brief Description of England and Wales". Original outline colour and is trimmed to the plate edge and mounted, as issued. Very good impression. Clean condition.





Approx 5.5cms by 9cms.






Price: 450.00
  



John Bill.

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John Bill.
Ref: 8982188


This antique county map of Breconshire is from a rare little atlas entitled "The Abridgement of Camden's Britannia" and was published by John Bill in 1626. These maps were the first county maps to show reference to latitude and longitude in the left and bottom margins. This map is uncoloured as published.

Approx 11.5cms by 8.5cms.


Price: 550.00
  



John Gibson.

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John Gibson.
Ref: 8982187


An antique map of Breconshire from John Gibson's 'New and accurate maps of the counties of England and Wales'. Circa 1770 - 1780 with later hand colouring..

Approx 11cms by 6.5cms.


Price: 85.00
  



John Seller.

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John Seller.
Ref: 8982186




An antique county map of Breconshire by John Seller published in "Anglia Contracta" in 1695 with later hand colouring..
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Approx 14.5cm by 12cm



Price: 85.00
  



Saxton - Kip.

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Saxton - Kip.
Ref: 8982174



An antique county map of Breconshire based on the first survey of England and Wales by Christopher Saxton and published in William Camden's Britannia' between 1607 and 1637. This map is from the 1st edition (1607) with later hand colouring and has Latin text on verso. This is the earliest printed map of Breconshire. Nice condition with good margins


Approx 32.5cms by 27cms.


Price: 275.00
  



William Morris - Brecknockshire (Sir Frycheiniog)

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William Morris - Brecknockshire (Sir Frycheiniog)
Ref: 8982148






An antique county map by 'William Mackenzie, Llundain, Llynlleifiad ac Abertawy.' Published in 1872 - 74 with later hand colouring and county name shown with the Welsh language spelling.





Approx 24cms by 19cms.






Price: 40.00
  



John Speed.

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John Speed.
Ref: 8981974



An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1612 with later hand colouring. (1st Edition) English text to verso. Good margins and in excellent condition.


Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 525.00
  



Playing Card map by Robert Morden.

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Playing Card map by Robert Morden.
Ref: 8981902






This miniature antique county map of Breconshire was produced as a playing card map by Robert Morden in 1676. This map together with the whole of Mordens pack of cards were republished in 1773 by H. Turpin in a book entitled " A Brief Description of England and Wales". Original outline colour and is trimmed to the plate edge and mounted, as issued. Very good impression. Clean condition.





Approx 5.5cms by 9cms.






Price: 450.00
  



Thomas Kitchin

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Thomas Kitchin
Ref: 8981725



"A New Map of Breconshire Drawn from the best Authorities By Thos. Kitchin Geograph. Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of York." Published in his ' England Illustrated, or A Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales' in 1764 with later hand colouring. Decorative cartouche. Narrow margins.

Approx 26cms by 19.5cms.


Price: 65.00
  



Thomas Kitchin.

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Thomas Kitchin.
Ref: 8981724



"A New Map of Breconshire Drawn from the best Authorities By Thos. Kitchin Geograph. Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of York." Published in his ' England Illustrated, or A Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales' in 1764 with later hand colouring. Decorative cartouche and vertical centrefold as published.

Approx 26cms by 19.5cms.


Price: 75.00
  



John Seller.

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John Seller.
Ref: 8981723



An antique county map of Breconshire by John Seller published in "Anglia Contracta" in 1695.
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Approx 14.5cm by 12cm



Price: 75.00
  



John Cowley.

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John Cowley.
Ref: 8981722





An antique county map by John Cowley. Published in "The Geography of England: Done in the manner of Gordon's Geographical Grammar" and printed for R. Dodsley at Tully's Head, in Pall Mall in 1744 with later hand colouring.



Approx 13.5cms by 15.5cms.





Price: 75.00
  



John Seller.

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John Seller.
Ref: 8981721




An antique county map of Breconshire by John Seller published in "Anglia Contracta" in 1695 with later hand colouring..
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Approx 14.5cm by 12cm



Price: 75.00
  



Thomas Kitchin.

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Thomas Kitchin.
Ref: 2351883



An antique county map by Thomas Kitchin published in 'The London Magazine' printed for R. Baldwin, jun, at the Rose in Pater-Noster-Row, London (1747-60) with later hand colouring. Two vertical folds as shown.

Approx 21cms by 16.5cms.


Price: 65.00
  



Thomas Kitchin  -  An Accurate Map of Brecknockshire

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Thomas Kitchin - An Accurate Map of Brecknockshire
Ref: 2356017

"An accurate map of Breconshire Drawn from an Actual Survey.... by T. Kitchin." Arms of Thos. Morgan. Published in "The Large English Atlas" by Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin. Published by R. Wilkinson, Laurie & Whittle and Bowles & Carver. Circa 1779 with later hand colouring. Top margin extended as usual.

Approx 52.5cms by 35cms.


Price: 250.00
  



John Speed. (Latin Edition)

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John Speed. (Latin Edition)
Ref: 2350446



An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1616. Latin text to verso. Good margins and in excellent condition.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 450.00
  



John Speed  -  Original colouring.

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John Speed - Original colouring.
Ref: 8981457


This antique county map of Breconshire is from a rare edition of "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain" by John Speed, published in 1616 with Latin text on the verso. The maps were generally published uncoloured, but a few copies of the atlas were coloured at the time. This map is from one of those scarce editions.

Approx 51.5cms by 38cms.


Price: 750.00
  



Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.

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Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.
Ref: 8981147



A detailed plan showing the existing boundaries and the proposed boundary changes produced by Lieutenant Robert Kearsley Dawson, Royal Engineers, whose distinctive signature appears on each of these maps and plans. These maps and plans were the result of the Reform Bill of 1831 and the Boundaries Act of July, 1831. Circa 1832 - 37 with original colouring. Some light foxing. Inset plan of Trecastle Ward.


Approx 31cms by 26cms.


Price: 45.00
  



Edward Weller  -  Wales South East Sheet.

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Edward Weller - Wales South East Sheet.
Ref: 2342461






An antique map of South East Wales showing Glamorganshire, Breconshire, Radnorshire part of Cardiganshire, part of Carmarthenshire. One of a 4 sheet map of Wales, which appeared in the Dispatch Atlas, published by the Weekly Dispatch and engraved by Edward Weller in London. Published August 7th, 1859 with original outline colouring.






Approx 30cms by 43cms.





Price: 65.00
  



 Johannes Blaeu  -  Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.

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Johannes Blaeu - Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.
Ref: 2356802



An antique map of Breconshire from Johannes Blaeu's "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus". Circa 1648 with contemporaryoutline colouring. Latin text verso.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 225.00
  



C & J Greenwood - Map of the South East Circuit of The Principality of Wales, comprising the Counties of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor, from an Actual Survey made in the years 1826 & 1827.

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C & J Greenwood - Map of the South East Circuit of The Principality of Wales, comprising the Counties of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor, from an Actual Survey made in the years 1826 & 1827.
Ref: 2356691

An antique map of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor published in the ' Atlas of the Counties of England, from Actual Surveys made from the years 1817 to 1833 by C. & J. Greenwood' in 1834 with original colouring. Shows a decorative vignette of Llandaff Cathedral in top left. The watermark "T Edmonds Wycombe" is present along the bottom edge of the map. Fine condition.

Approx 73cms by 62cms.


Price: 275.00
  



George Philip.

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George Philip.
Ref: 2356430






An antique county map by George Philip. Published in 'Philips' Handy Atlas to North & South Wales.' Published in 1876.




Approx 15.5cms by 19cms.






Price: 35.00
  



Perrot  -  Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire.

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Perrot - Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire.
Ref: 2355325



This rare and curious antique map of 'Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire' was produced from the research of Aristide Michael Perrot and engraved by Adrien Migneret, was published in G. B. Depping's L'Angleterre. Ou Description Historique et Topographique Du Royaume Royaume Uni De La Grande-Bretagn in 1823. This map, a copper plate engraving, has original outline hand colouring. Some maps show a single county, but more often two or more counties were joined to form a group which is similar in industry, agriculture and terrain.



Approx 8cms by 11.5cms.


Price: 95.00
  



Contributory Borough of Brecon.

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Contributory Borough of Brecon.
Ref: 2355741


An antique map by Henry James, Colonel Royal Engineers zincographed at the Ordnance Survey Office, Southampton " Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales, 1868." to indicate the the proposed parliamentary boundary, which follows that of 1832

Approx 28cms by 22.5cms.


Price: 30.00
  



John Speed. (1st Edition)

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John Speed. (1st Edition)
Ref: 2348060


An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1612. (1st edition) Later coloured by hand. English text to verso. Good margins top and bottom, vertical margins less than 1cm as shown. Centrefold strengthened.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 425.00
  



Rivers of Wales  -  J.G.  Wood.

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Rivers of Wales - J.G. Wood.
Ref: 23188

An antique map from J.G. Wood's 'Principal Rivers of Wales' showing the rivers in South Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire Glamorganshire and South Breconshire. Published in 1813. Original colour.

Approx 54cms by 31cms..


Price: 40.00
  



Christopher Saxton  -  Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden, quatuor australis Cambriae comitatuum (B. Dehenbart' A. South Wales) descriptio. Ano. Dni 1578.

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Christopher Saxton - Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden, quatuor australis Cambriae comitatuum (B. Dehenbart' A. South Wales) descriptio. Ano. Dni 1578.
Ref: 2355302

Published in 'An Atlas of England and Wales' by C. Saxton, 1579, this is the earliest printed map of the counties of Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden. Top left, below the Royal arms supported by a lion and dragon is the title cartouche. Bottom left, the arms of Saxton's patron - Thomas Seckford, with the motto "Industria Naturam Ornat". Bottom right, Saxton's name on a band around a compass and measuring scale. Has the water mark of the 'bunch of grapes' which is from one of the earliest impressions of the Atlas. Original hand colouring.

Approx 47cms by 37cms.


Price: 3,500.00
  



Course of the River Wye from its Source to its junction with the Severn below Chepstow.

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Course of the River Wye from its Source to its junction with the Severn below Chepstow.
Ref: 2355169





An antique map which was published in "Picturesque Views on the River Wye" by Samuel Ireland in 1797.




Approx 15cms by 19cms.






Price: 40.00
  



Pieter Van Den Keere.

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Pieter Van Den Keere.
Ref: 2355075

An antique county map of "Radnor, Breknok, Cardigan and Carmarthen" by Pieter Van den Keere. The maps of England and Wales by Van den Keere were based on those of Christopher Saxton and in 1627 publisher George Humble "published a major edition of Speed's Atlas," who in turn "also issued" the van den Keere maps "as a pocket edition thereby van den Keere's works came to be known as "Miniature Speeds".

Approx 12cm by 8.5cm


Price: 95.00
  



Robert Morden.

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Robert Morden.
Ref: 2355030


This is an antique county map of Breconshire by Robert Morden which is smaller in size to those he published in 1695. This map is from "The New Description and State of England." published in 1701 with later hand colouring.

Approx 20.5cm by 16.5cm.


Price: 80.00
  



Pieter Van den Keere.

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Pieter Van den Keere.
Ref: 2354995

An antique county map of "Radnor, Breknok, Cardigan and Carmarthen" by Pieter Van den Keere. The maps of England and Wales by Van den Keere were based on those of Christopher Saxton and in 1627 publisher George Humble "published a major edition of Speed's Atlas," who in turn "also issued" the van den Keere maps "as a pocket edition thereby van den Keere's works came to be known as "Miniature Speeds".

Approx 12cm by 8.5cm


Price: 95.00
  



Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.

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Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.
Ref: 8980051





A detailed plan showing the existing boundaries and the proposed boundary changes produced by Lieutenant Robert Kearsley Dawson, Royal Engineers, whose distinctive signature appears on each of these maps and plans. These maps and plans were the result of the Reform Bill of 1831 and the Boundaries Act of July, 1831. Circa 1832 - 37 with original colouring. Some offsetting.





Approx 19cms by 29 cms.








Price: 45.00
  



Robert Owen Jones  -  Town Plan Bryn Mawr.  L.B.

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Robert Owen Jones - Town Plan Bryn Mawr. L.B.
Ref: 2354308





An antique town plan by Robert Owen Jones published in "Reports from Commisioners, Inspectors, and others" in 1888. A 'Reference' shows 'Urban Sanitary District Boundary and the Present and Proposed County Boundary.




Approx 24cms by 21cms.


Price: 35.00
  



Samuel Leigh.

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Samuel Leigh.
Ref: 2351946






An antique county map engraved by Sidney Hall, from Samuel Leigh's "Leigh's New Atlas of England and Wales, London Published by Samuel Leigh" in 1825 with later hand colouring.







Approx 7cms by 12cms.



Price: 35.00
  



John Archer.

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John Archer.
Ref: 2346135





An antique county map of Breconshire published by Thomas Dugdale in his "Curiosities of Great Britain. England and Wales Delineated......." The map was drawn and engraved by John Archer and published in in 1835 with later hand colouring.




Approx 18cm by 23cm




Price: 35.00
  



Lewis' Topographical Dictionary

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Lewis' Topographical Dictionary
Ref: 2350418





An antique county map drawn by R. Creighton and engraved by J. & C. Walker. Published in the "Atlas to the Topographical Dictionaries of England and Wales" by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South in 1849. Original outline colour.





Approx 18cms by 22.5cms.


Price: 40.00
  



 Joannes Blaeu  -  Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.

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Joannes Blaeu - Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.
Ref: 2350439



An antique map of Breconshire from Joannes Blaeu's "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus". Circa 1645. Uncoloured as published. Latin text verso.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 225.00
  



Brecknockshire by Robert Morden.

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Brecknockshire by Robert Morden.
Ref: 2349348

An antique county map from "The New Description and State of England, containing the Mapps of the Counties of England and Wales, in Fifty Three Copper-Plates, Newly Design'd, Exactly Drawn and Engraven by the best Artists." "London, Printed for Robert Morden, in Cornhill; Thomas Cockerill, at the Three Leggs and Bible against Grocers-Hall in the Poultry; and Ralph Smith, at the Bible under the Piazza of the Royal Exchange, 1701."

Approx 20.5cms by 16.5cms.


Price: 85.00
  



Thomas Kitchin  -  Large English Atlas.

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Thomas Kitchin - Large English Atlas.
Ref: 2347661

"An accurate map of Breconshire by T. Kitchin." Arms of Thos. Morgan. Published in "The Large English Atlas" by Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin. 1749 - 55. Some early outline colouring. Top margin trimmed to printed border as usual.

Approx 52.5cms by 35cms.


Price: 250.00
  



Joseph Nightingale

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Joseph Nightingale
Ref: 2347026





An example of a map originally published in 1810 to accompany 'The Beauties of England and Wales' engraved by John Roper from a drawing by George Cole, re-issued without alteration and published by Joseph Nightingale in 'English Topography' by Joseph Nightingale in 1816 and 1820.



Approx 23cms by 17.5cms




Price: 40.00
  



Henry George Collins.

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Henry George Collins.
Ref: 2346062





An antique county map of Breconshire by Henry George Collins. Produced by lithographic transfer. Circa 1850.




Approx 17.5cms by 23.5cms.





Price: 35.00
  



Owen & Bowen.

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Owen & Bowen.
Ref: 2345591






An antique map by John Owen and Emanuel Bowen which was published in "Britannia Depicta or Ogilby Improv'd.......... (1720-1764)" with later hand colouring. A decorative and finely engraved cartouche appears above each of the county maps.





Approx 11.5cm by 18cm






Price: 45.00
  



Joseph Nightingale.

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Joseph Nightingale.
Ref: 2345446





An example of a map originally published in 1810 to accompany 'The Beauties of England and Wales' engraved by John Roper from a drawing by George Cole, re-issued without alteration and published by Joseph Nightingale in 'English Topography' by Joseph Nightingale in 1816 and 1820.



Approx 23cms by 17.5cms




Price: 45.00
  



Seller - Grose

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Seller - Grose
Ref: 1654




This antique county map of Breconshire was published by Francis Grose in "Supplement to the Antiquities of England and Wales" in 1787 using John Seller's maps of 1695. Later colouring and text continues on verso.




Approx 15cm by 22cm


Price: 45.00
  



J. & C. Walker

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J. & C. Walker
Ref: 2344256




An antique county map of Breconshire engraved by J. & C. Walker drawn by R. Creighton. Published in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" by Samuel Lewis in 1831. Later coloured by hand.



Approx 23cms by 18cms.


Price: 40.00
  



Samuel Leigh.

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Samuel Leigh.
Ref: 3654




An antique county map of Breconshire with scale and compass rose, published in 'Leigh's New Pocket Atlas of England and Wales' by M.A. Leigh in 1834.

Approx 7cms by 12cms.


Price: 25.00
  



Brecon Parliamentary Boundary, 1868.

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Brecon Parliamentary Boundary, 1868.
Ref: 10862

An antique map by Henry James, Colonel Royal Engineers produced by lithographic transfer for the" Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales, 1868." to indicate the the proposed parliamentary boundary, which follows that of 1832.

Approx 34cms by 48cms.


Price: 25.00
  



Cole & Roper.

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Cole & Roper.
Ref: 8768





An antique county map engraved by John Roper from a drawing by George Cole. Originally produced to accompany the "Beauties of England and Wales" 1804 - 1810 with contemporary hand colouring.





Approx 22.5cms by 17.5cms.




Price: 40.00
  


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