Sale 16BP02 | Lot 52

OGILBY, JOHN Britannia: or, the kingdom of England and dominion of Wales, actually survey'd: explain'd by one hundred maps on copper-plates...

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs
OGILBY, JOHN  Britannia: or, the kingdom of England and dominion of Wales, actually surveyand#39;d: explainand#39;d by one hundred maps on copper-plates...

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Lot 52
OGILBY, JOHN Britannia: or, the kingdom of England and dominion of Wales, actually surveyd: explaind by one hundred maps on c...
London: Abel Swall and Robert Morden, 1698. Period panelled calf. 19 x 11 1/4 inches (41 x 29 cm); [4], 48 pp., 100 double-page strip maps of roads. Explorers Club bookplate to pastedown and blindstamp to title and first text leaf, the front board and endpapers detached, the binding worn, some foxing and toning to the text but the plates generally clean with occasional pale staining to the upper margins, a couple of marginal tears, plate 76 with a small paper defect or tear within the plate area, some plates creased at end, but a large well-margined copy.


C The Explorers Club Collection

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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