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THE PHANTOM ATLAS THE GREATEST MYTHS, LIES AND BLUNDERS ON MAPS
Written by Edward Brooke-Hitching.
Stock no. 2126536
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
With fascinating stories and beautiful illustrations, this unique atlas gathers together the wildest misbeliefs ever drawn on maps, revealing the world as it existed purely in the imaginations of our ancestors. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9781471159459. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little fading to spine.
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.
MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 2125781
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Fine condition.
Large format. Green cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slip case depicts maps; near fine.
THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 1610639
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. Light browning to edge of rear cover.
THE YOUNG LADY'S AND GENTLEMAN'S ATLAS, FOR ASSISTING THEM IN THE KNOWLEDGE OF GEOGRAPHY
Written by John Adams.
Stock no. 2124722
Published by Darton, Harvey, and Darton. 1815. Fair condition.
Red leather spine, gilt title. Brown boards. Fold out colour maps throughout. 24 hand-coloured maps, most double page, several fold-out and 40 pages of text. Grey boards with red leather spine and gilt title. The introduction describes the solar system followed by interesting descriptions of each of the mapped regions and countries. All maps are present and in good condition although lightly browned. The boards are worn with chipping at edges and discolouration at lower corners. Spine is worn with small splits at top and tail. Contemporary inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing to contents but overall a solid copy of this early atlas.
THE PRACTICE AND SCIENCE OF MINING ENGINEERING
Written by W. Fairley.
Stock no. 2124589
Published by James Fairley. 1st 1896. Very good condition.
Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi + 366 pages. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. top and tail of spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.
RAILWAY MAPS OF THE WORLD
Written by Mark Ovenden.
Stock no. 2123288
Published by Viking Penguin Inc.. 1st USA 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
Oblong format. Colour maps throughout. American Edition. ISBN: 9780670022656.
ATLAS TO ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE
Written by Alexander Keith Johnston.
Stock no. 1813985
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1855. Almost very good condition.
With a Concise Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms. Oblong format. Leather spine & corners, raised bands to spine and gilt title. Marbled paper sides. All edges red. Frontis: Military Signs and Illustrations of Modern Fortification. 108 Battle-plans & Maps. An unusual item! Advertisement date is 1850, date to bottom edge of title page is MDCCCLV (1855). Spine & corners rubbed and worn with some fraying and loss of leather. Marbled sides scuffed. Joints starting to crack. Bookplate to front pastedown. Scattered foxspots to prelims and rear endpapers. Maps clean.
THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 2117926
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good 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. Some light browning to spine. Foxing to outer page edges.
THE ENGLISH COUNTY MAPS OF JOHN SPEED
No author listed. Illustrated by John Speed.
Stock no. 1713585
Published by N.T. Leslie. Circa 1974. Slightly better than very good condition.
Very large format. A Series of 42 colour maps of the English counties first published in 'Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine' of A.D. 1611. Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier and may incur extra shipping costs. ISBN: 0859630218. Few light marks to covers. Maps bright and clean.
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.
WALES IN MAPS
Written by Margaret Davies.
Stock no. 2115818
Published by University of Wales. 2nd 1958. Almost very good condition.
Second edition. B/w illustrations. Light blue cloth. Ex-lib. (school). Spine is browned. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges.