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Maps of British Isles - non-survey

No.

1SOLD

Publisher

Chambers

Description

Geological map of the British Isles from Chambers Encyclopedia, maps produced by Bartholomew 1888-94. Scale 1"=60mi. Colour print 12.5"x10.5". In very good condition: flat with old centre-fold. Physical map of Br.Isles on reverse. (2 copies)

£12

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No.

3

Publisher

Thierry

Description

Carte Physique et Mineralogique des Îles Britanniques, 1843, first edition. Scale 1"=70mi. Engraved, colour wash 15"x12", actual map area 12"x9". In very good condition: flat, a good graphic with pale colours. Geology is very approximate. In French.

£25

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No.

4

Publisher

Thierry

Description

Carte Physique et Mineralogique des Îles Britannique, 1860, second edition. Scale 1"=70mi. Engraved, colour wash 15"x12", actual map area 12"x9". In very good condition: flat, a good graphic with pale colours. Geology is very approximate. In French. (2 copies)

£25

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No.

10

Publisher

Jordan, James B

Description

Geological Section shewing the Order of Superposition and Maximum Thicknss of the Strata in the British Isles, n.d. but c.1890s. Colour print, 97.5 x 25.5cm (38.5 x 10 in) linen-backed paper in scroll on black lacquered axle with finials and sculpted hanging bar. Original tie ribbon and brass screw-eyes. Section partly detached from axle. Varnish is yellowed by not cracked. Ribbon edging intact except for loss on left side near axle. The section was published by Stanfords while they were in Cockspur Street which gives a time frame of 1888 to 1901. In good condition.

£20

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No.

11c

Publisher

Teall, JJ or others

Description

Other copies, flat and folded, not yet listed. Please ask for descriptions if interested.

No.

16

Publisher

Best, Edward

Description

Geological Map of the British Isles, 1893. 1”=28 miles (1:1,774.080). Hand coloured engraving 67 x 49cm, dissected, mounted on linen and folded between red embossed book-style cover with Stanford label with pre-1899 address. Slight foxing where map pasted to cover and advertising label, otherwise in very good condition.

£110

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