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BRITANNIA DEPICTA Or OGILBY Improv'd ;- Being a Correct Copy of Mr. Ogilby's Actual Survey of all y Direct & Principal Cross Roads in England and Wales.
London ;- Thos. Bowles 1736 - Attractive Small Quarto Hardback. "Fourth Edition." Full Contemporary Calf (with some loss to rear spine joint & headbands) Containing Engraved Title-page, (viii)pps. of Tables and 273 pps. of beautifully engraved Maps including 54 small County Maps and the rest small strip-Maps with excellent large margins. With ornate cartouche borders and heraldic devices. Some initial trace of worming , mainly to Title-page and Tables. Some inevitable mild foxing / soiling in places but nonetheless a most appealing unrestored example in contemporary state with Baronial Bookplate of John Robert Mowbray and contemporary inscriptions to endpapers. (See Chubb and Fordham.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: HALEWOOD AND SONS ABA ILAB Est. 1867.]
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