Title John Speed's England. A Coloured Facsimile of the First Edition. Part Two: The Home Counties and East Anglia
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Good
Publisher London Phoenix House Limited 1954
Seller ID 000819
London: Phoenix House Limited, 1954. Color facsimiles of the maps and text from the "Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine", first edition, 1611. This is the second of four parts published, this one including double page full color maps of Kent, Sussex, Surrey, Berkshire, Middlesex, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire, with accompanying text. Three quarter olive cloth overe patterned paper boards, paper label on front cover, spine lettering in gilt, slipcase in matching patterned paper. The book is near fine with just a touch of wear to the spine ends and a tiny bump toward the center of the spine, gilt dulled some, internally fine with endpapers lightly tanned, maps bright, pages very clean. Slipcase has a bit of edgewear and about a 3" separation along the closed edge, otherwise structurally sound.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Folio (18" x 12"). Dust jacket present.
JOHN SPEED MAPS CARTOGRAPHY GREAT BRITAIN ENGLAND