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Christopher Saxton's 16th century maps

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Chatsworth, 1992. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Saxton, Christopher (illustrator). First edition. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper (price clipped). Christopher Saxton was responsible for producing the first printed Atlas of the English and Welsh counties which, when published in 1579, was the first uniform national atlas to appear for any country. The original set of maps from which this edition is prepared is held in the Library at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire. Introduction by William Ravenhill. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour maps throughout. Internally the text and maps are immaculate. Dustwrapper has a small tear at the bottom of spine, otherwise unblemished. 99 pp including 69 pp of the original maps in reproduction. A handsome book.

Item details

Author(s):
Christopher Saxton & William Ravenhill
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
99
Publisher:
Chatsworth Library
Title:
Christopher Saxton's 16th Century Maps

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Chatsworth, 1992. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Saxton, Christopher (illustrator). First edition. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper (price clipped). Christopher Saxton was responsible for producing the first printed Atlas of the English and Welsh counties which, when published in 1579, was the first uniform national atlas to appear for any country. The original set of maps from which this edition is prepared is held in the Library at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire. Introduction by William Ravenhill. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour maps throughout. Internally the text and maps are immaculate. Dustwrapper has a small tear at the bottom of spine, otherwise unblemished. 99 pp including 69 pp of the original maps in reproduction. A handsome book.

Author(s):
Christopher Saxton & William Ravenhill
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
99
Publisher:
Chatsworth Library
Title:
Christopher Saxton's 16th Century Maps

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