Britannia: A Survey Of The Roads Of England And Wales In 1675. A Fine & True LIMITED EDITION FACSIMILE of Ogilby's 1675 ATLAS.

By: Ogilby John. ( Introduction by Helen Wallis)

Price: £690.00

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Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


A Fine - and huge - Facsimile of Ogilby's 1675 Atlas. A Limited Edition of only 500 copies printed on Zerkall mould-made paper. Folio sized, 16.5" x 13.5" x 3.5", in a larger clamshell box. Bound in FINE, dark brown, blind-stamped, full morocco leather, with bright gilt titling to the spine, by Smith Settle of Otley. Held in the publisher's half leather, marbled paper, clamshell box. The box has a few slight marks and small edge bumps - faily negligible, o/w Fine. Large Embossed title 'Britannia. John Ogilby' on the front cover of the box. A full and proper facsimile in size, et al. Clean, Unmarked pages. NO Inscriptions. Pictorial Map endpapers. (xii) + (30) + 1 fold-out Map of England and Wales, + 200 pages + 100 fold-out Road Maps. Maps on lining papers to fold out easily. The full original title being = "Britannia : Volume the First, or, An Illustration of the Kingdom of England and Dominion of Wales, by a geographical and historical description of the principal roads thereof...." . This book is VERY overweight @ nearly 8 Kilos un-packaged, and MAY require extra postage depending on your location. Private Press. Rare. See Images. ; Folio 16" - 23" tall

Title: Britannia: A Survey Of The Roads Of England And Wales In 1675. A Fine & True LIMITED EDITION FACSIMILE of Ogilby's 1675 ATLAS.

Author Name: Ogilby John. ( Introduction by Helen Wallis)

Categories: British Topography, Signed &/or Limited Edns, Private Presses. Printing. Typography, Antiquarian -19th Century or Earlier,

Edition: 1st Thus

Publisher: Leeds, Old Hall Press,: 1989

ISBN Number: 0946534179

ISBN Number 13: 9780946534173

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119971

Keywords: BRITANNIA: A Survey Of The Roads Of England And Wales In 1675. Facsimile Limited Edition Published By The Old Hall Press FINE Private Press Limited Edition By The Old Hall Press. A Limited Edition Of Only 500 Copies Printed On Zerkall Mould-made Paper. Folio Sized, 16.5" X 13.5" X 3.5", In A Larger Clamshell Box. Bound In FINE, Dark Brown, Blind-stamped, Full Morocco Leather, With Bright Gilt Titling To The Spine, By Smith Settle Of Otley Held In The Publisher's Half Leather, Marbled Paper, Clamshell Box. A Full And Proper Facsimile In Size, Et Al.