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Chorographia Britanniae or a Set of Maps - Thomas Badeslade - 1742. 
Chubb CLXII. 6 3/4" x 4 1/4". Blind stamped contemporary leather boards rebacked with raised banding and gilt titling. 46 maps and 5 tables engraved by Will.Henry Toms.From the library of Professor Robert Charles Gooding Williams (1921-2013), who, in the early 1960s, was one of the first proponents of a 'tele-university' which, under Prime Minister Harold Wilson and his Minister for the Arts, Jennie Lee, became The Open University in 1969.
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