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1 Aikman, George
THE WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTIONMap 806
A&C Black, Edinburgh 1842 Fine uncoloured 
World map with Australia at the middle [140 degrees]. Beautiful steel engraving from Encyclopaedia Britanica Seventh edition dated 1842. Plate CCLXIII. Fine example with no wear. Australia is named 'Australia and New Holland'. 410x260mm. Relief is shown by hachures. Engraved by S. Hall, Bury Strt. Bloomsbury. Published by A. & C. Black. Engd. by G. Aikman, Edinr. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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MARSEILLE Town View Map, Ambrosi, Francesco
2 Ambrosi, Francesco
MARSEILLE Town View MapMap724
Giovanni Remondini, Bassano Del Grappa 1780 1st Ediiton Fine Folio 
ND c1780. 36 x 50cms. Original hand-colour. Dusty condition. Very rare town view of Marseille engraved by the Venitian Francesco Ambrosi [1713-173]. A numbered key, in French, to the lower margin of places of interest in the city [1-19]. A dark impression printed on heavy paper with a strong plate mark and clear chain lines but no watermarks. 
Price: 2750.00 GBP
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3 Arrowsmith, Aaron
An Atlas of Ancient Geography for the Use of King's College SchoolPa402
A. Arrowsmith and B. Fellowes, London 1832 1st Edition Hard Back V.g. Atlas 12mo 
Engraved title, engraved index, and 19 engraved maps with outline colour [lower half of Italy lacking]. Double page and folding maps. Some edges of folds split. Original binding with detached front board. The ancient world by Arrowsmith, 'Hydrographer to the King' [William IV] 
Price: 145.00 GBP
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4 Aviel, Yaakov
Choice of Illustrations from Yaakov Aviel's Collections of Holy LandJ769
Yaakov Aviel, Holy Land 1984 Pictorial wrappers Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xvi & 72 plates [many in colour] 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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5 Bacon, G. W.
MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES Showing Railways, Roads, and Distances [2 Folding sheets]Map725
G.W. Bacon, London 1920 Hardback V.g. 8vo 
ND.[c1920]. The Map Publishing Company, Oxford Priced 7/6. Each map 39 x 25 inches cloth backed and disected into 9 sections folding down Attractive inset plan of London, "Main Roads out of London", and a distance table. Copyright K2474. The Ministry of Transport is mentioned in the 'explanation' in the title and this was formed after the first world war in 1919. No split but a little grubby to the reverse. The plain maroon cloth case is worn and split to the spine. A large and attractive pair of folding maps 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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6 Bacon, G. W.
NEW & COMMERCIAL REFERENCE CHART OF THE BRITISH ISLES Showing Railways, Steamship Routes, Ports, Rivers, Canals, Main Roads, & RainfallMap888
G. W. Bacon, London 1912 1st edition Hardback V.g. Folding map 
ND c1912. Very large folding map with two halves each folded into nine sections laid on linen. Burgany boards, gilt [mottled edges]. Full colour printing with an un-usual binding arrangement in that the northern and southern plates unfold around the boards to make a very large single map 125 x 96 cms. Scale 1:950 000. With statistical tables and diagrams to the borders. Some foxing to the rear of the folds but a nice item. This chart was later published by Richardsons of Manchester.[1916] 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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7 Baker, R.G.
MAP OF THE COUNTY OF CAMBRIDGE AND ISLE OF ELY Wall Map of Four SheetsMap884
R.G. Baker, Blundtisham, St Ives 1821 1st edition Rolled Map V.g. Wall Map 
Rolled wall map from four engraved sheets laid on a single roll of strong linen. Surveys by R.G. Allen in the Years 1816, 17, 18, 19 & 20. Engraved by J.Allen , 17 Poplar Row, New Kent Road, Surrey. Dedication to 'The Right Honorable Philip, Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Lieutenant and Custos Rotorum of the County of Cambridge. B.L. 004813374, One inch to one mile. The first large large scale survey and map of the county of Cambridge, one of the last to be surveyed in England. This map was funded by public subscription. Hand -coloured and comprising 4 sheets joined and mounted on two wooden rolls to display [lacking one roll]. 
Price: 1250.00 GBP
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8 Barclay, Rev. James
A COMPLETE AND UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH lANGUAGE Inc. 21 Hand Coloured Maps. Ist Bungay EditionW688
Brightly & Childs, Bungay 1812 New Edition Hardback V.g. Atlas 4to 
xxxiii, 928pp; A COLLECTION OF THE PRINCIPAL FLAGS OF ALL NATIONS IN THE WORLD [1813] 1 plate with a sailor holding the British Standard aloft a fortress and 15 plates of flags, all hand-coloured. Including the time table of ancient and modern history, plus the full "An Atlas of the Principal Places in the World. Bound with original HAND COLOUR MAPS 1.Folding dble/page Map of the World with two hemispheres dated 1807 2. Africa 1806. 3. North America 18[06]. 4.South America 1806. 5. Asia1806. 6. England and Wales 1807. 7. Europe. 8. France 1806. 9. Germany. 1806. 10. West Indies. Dble Page Folding 1806. 11.Ireland 1806. 12. Italy 1806. 13. Netherlands 1806 14. Poland 1806. 15.The Seven United Provinces 1806. 16. Dble page Russia, Moscow in Europe. 17. Scotland 1806. 18.Spain and Portugal 1806. 19. Sweden 1806. 20 Switzerland 1806. 21. Turkey in Europe 1806. Plus 23 engaved plates including Balloon, Air Pumps, Microscope, Peking View, Stanhope Press, Niagra Falls, Diving Bell etc, etc. Full calf binding [both boards detached but present.] 
Price: 285.00 GBP
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9 Barclay, Revd. James
A COMPLETE AND UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY 22 MapsLe538
Brightly & Childs, Bungay 1812 original edition Hardback V.g. 4to 
xxxiii, 929;30pp Flags. Original full calf now with detached boards. 22 hand-coloured maps by Barlow [this issue is earlier than the Thomas Moule map editons]. Double hemisphere folding map at front; Africa; North America; South America; Asia; Europe; England & Wales; France; Germany; West Indies [folding]; Ireland; Italy; Netherlands; Russia [folding]; The Seven United Provinces (Dutch possession); Poland; Spain and Portugal; Scotland; Turkey; Switzerland; Sweden; Denmark & Norway. All 22 maps nicely hand-coloured. Plus 16 hand-coloured flags as a supplement at the rear. Numerous prints including Ballooning and Greenland Whale Fishery [some foxed] 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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10 Bartholomew, J.
THE WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION Philip's Series of Travelling MapsMap879
George Philip & Son Ltd, London 1870 Hardback Fine Printed Map Folding Map 
21x26 inches. 24 dissected panels laid on a linen sheet printed in colour. Attraction and clean diced blue buckram enclosing case with gilt titles and oval border. Blind-stamped block to the rear. The price 3/6. below. Sales adverts to the inside. Very fine example. From Philips ' Companion Maps series for Tourists and Travellers. 
Price: 145.00 GBP
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11 Bayton-Williams
INVESTING IN MAPSH182
Barrie & Rockliff, London 1969 1st edition hardback Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
160pp, well illustrated throughout some in colour. A very nice copy in fine condition 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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12 Bedfordshire County Council
A CATALOGUE OF THE MAPS IN THE Bedfordshire County Muniments Part IIR495
Bedfordshire County Council, Bedford 1939 1st edition Paper Wrappers Fine 8vo 
47pp. Frontis.strip filed diagram. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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13 Bedfordshire County Council
CATALOGUE OF THE ENCLOSURE AWARDS. Supplementary Catalogue of Maps and List of awards upon Tithe, in the County of Bedfordshire Bedfordshire County Muniments Part IIIR479
Bedfordshire County Council, Bedford 1939 1st edition Paper Wrappers Fine 8vo 
45pp. Frontis. plan 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Beresiner, Yasha
British County Maps: Reference and Price GuideQ638
Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge 1983 0902028979 / 9780902028975 1st edition hard back Fine Fine 4to 
295pp. Pictorial red d.j. No inscriptions, fading, clipping or marks. Small nick to the top d.j. corner [repaired] but no loss. A lovely copy 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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15 Binding, Paul
IMAGINED CORNERS Exploring The World's First AtlasS243
Headline Book Publishing, London 2003 0747230404 / 9780747230403 1st Edition Hardback Fine Fine large 8vo 
314pp. An account of Ortelius's atlas of 1570. No clipping, fading or wear. No inscriptions 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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16 Binns, Jonathan
This Map of the Town and Castle of Lancaster from an actual Survey taken in 1821P577
Jonathan Binns Surveyor, Lancaster 1825 1st and only ediiton Slipcase. Fine 
Folding town plan of Lancaster with views. 38x30 inches [950 x780 cms.] Scale 1:2400. Original fine green calf slip-case holds the plan. Heavily gilt decorated on all sides. A trifle rubbed. The title on the slip-case spine reads 'PLAN OF LANCASTER'. The dedication on the plan reads: 'Is by Permission Respectfully Dedicated to Our Most Gracious Sovereign King George IV Duke of Lancaster.'. In 1825 Binns published this map of Lancaster made from his own survey. A large map engraved by W.R. Gradner, Oxford Street, London and dissected into 24 and laid on linen. Green cloth edge finely sewn to the edge of the map to protect it.. Vignettes of The Gateway Tower, Lancaster form the North-East and Speed's town plan of 1610 inset. A RARE ITEM IN EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. 
Price: 1850.00 GBP
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17 Blaeu, Willem Jansz
THE LIGHT OF NAVIGATION 1612P268
Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd, Amsterdam 1964 facimile reprint hardback Fine Fine Oblong 4to 
xiii, [60], 114, 118 s. : illus, maps (41 fold.) port. Fascimile of the first edition printed in English. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Series of Atlases in Facsimile. First Series, Volume VI 
Price: 295.00 GBP
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18 Brotton, Jerry
GREAT MAPS The world`s masterpieces explored and ExplainedLe512
Dorling Kindersley, London 2014 1409345718 / 9781409345718 1st Edition Hardback Fine Large 4to 
256pp. Beautifully illus. throughout. Colour illus. boards. No inscriptions. More than 60 maps illustrated and explained. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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19 Cambridge Antiquarian Society
PROCEEDINGS OF THE CAMBRIDGE ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY No LIPa456
Deighton Bell & Co, Cambridge 1908 Original Edition paper wrappers Fine large 8vo 
267-330pp, x [pub. list]. Original paper wrappers [spine a trifle toned]. 4th May 1908-1st June 1908. [being no 4 of the twelfth volume [sixth volume of the the new series]. Major article Skeletons found at Cherryhinton; Excavations at Barton; Tumulus at Newmarket Heath etc etc. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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20 Cambridge Antiquarian Society
PROCEEDINGS OF THE CAMBRIDGE ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY No LIVPa458
Deighton Bell & Co, Cambridge 1909 Original Edition paper wrappers Fine large 8vo 
224-317,x pp, Original paper wrappers [spine a trifle toned]. 3rd May 1909-31st May 1909. [being no 3 of the thirteenth volume [seventh volume of the the new series]. Includes Ancient Footwear ; Greek Coins and Syrian Arrowhead Godminster; 'The Zodiac Club'. etc. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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