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LONDON: A HISTORY IN MAPS
Written by Peter Barber.
Stock no. 1818351
Published by London Topographical Society. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Publication No. 173 of the London Topographical Society. Drawing on maps, views and related material dating from Roman times to the present day, mainly stemming from the extensive collections of the British Library. Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. viii and 380 pages including index. ISBN: 9780902087606. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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THE REV. W. AWDRY'S RAILWAY MAP OF THE ISLAND OF SODOR
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1318379
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. Circa 1970. Almost very good condition.

Showing where Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends live and work. Fold out colour map. Some slight browning at map edges. Original publishers price of 50p printed to rear cover.
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RAILWAY MAP OF THE ISLAND OF SODOR
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1318231
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1958. Good condition.

A brightly coloured map of the place where Thomas and his friends live and work. The linen-backed map opens to measure 22" by 11.5". Pictorial card wraps. Covers are edge worn, clear tape to spine. Map is a little creased with some light foxing and a few small nicks at folds.
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THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 2131080
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182.
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THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 1317749
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182.
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MAPPING ENGLAND
Written by Simon Foxell.
Stock no. 1816508
Published by Black Dog Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Work from cartographers, military strategists, government officials and fine artists culminate in a complete look at where mapping England originated, and the ways it has evolved over the years in response to changing notions of nationhood, security and cultural identity. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 271 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906155513. Edges of boards bumped, rear board scuffed.
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VISIONS OF THE WORLD A HISTORY OF MAPS
Written by Jeremy Black.
Stock no. 2125898
Published by Mitchell Beazley. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1840008342. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; a little edge-creasing.
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STOOKE'S TOURIST MAP OF THE RIVER WYE, FROM HEREFORD TO THE SEVERN
Written by Edwin Stooke.
Stock no. 2117187
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1892. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Soft leather bound book. Shewing the Navigation of the Streams to Tintern, Salmon Catches to Ross. Many pages of local advertising to rear. 1.5" tear to base of spine. Some scuffing and marks to covers. Foxing and page browning.
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BIBLIOTHECA CESTRIENSIS
Written by John H. Cooke.
Stock no. 2106650
Published by Mackie & Co. Limited. 1904. Very good condition.

Or a biographical account of books, maps, plates and other printed matter relating to, printed or published in, or written by authors resident in the county of Chester. Illustrated with views of old halls in Cheshire. Compiled by Cooke. Large format. Limited to 200 copies. Some wear to covers; a little scuffing and bumping, damp marking to rear cover, with bad wear to top edge. Copy no. 100 (Royal quarto). Some grubby margin marks and a couple of pages have small nicks to edges.
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CARY'S TRAVELLER'S COMPANION AND CARY'S NEW ITINERARY
Written by John Cary.
Stock no. 1201228
Published by John Cary. 1817. Very good condition.

Contains Cary's Traveller's Companion or a Delineation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales. With coloured map of England/Wales and 42 coloured county maps including a large folding map of Yorkshire. Bound with Cary's New Itinerary or An Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads, Both Direct and Cross, Throughout England and Wales With Many of the Principle Roads in Scotland. 6 folding colour maps. Includes index to the Direct Roads From London, Principle Places that Occur in the Crossroads, List of Inns from which Stagecoaches Depart plus 950 pages. Modern brown leather spine with gilt title. Original tree calf covers. The large folding map of Yorkshire has been restored. The large folding map of England, Wales and Scotland has been repaired. The map referred to in the New Itinerary is not present. Corners slightly worn.
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NORTH YORKSHIRE STREET GUIDE
No author listed.
Stock no. 821368
Published by Arrow Publishing. Circa 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. ISBN: 1900722097.
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COMPENDIUM OF ANCIENT GEOGRAPHY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by M. D'Anville.
Stock no. 570195
Published by J. Faulder. 1810. Almost very good condition.

Two volumes. Full brown calf binding, raised bands to spine. Gilt borders. Marbled endpapers and edges. xxxi + 446; 439 pages. 10 folding b/w maps including one of Roman Britain. Maps lightly browned. Contents very good. Front cover of Volume II is detached. Boards are a little scuffed. Titles labels are missing from spine. REDUCED FROM £400.
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