William Darton, London Map of England, Wales and Scotland 1823
A fantastic historical map nearly 200 years old. A Hand coloured map, The map is printed on parchment and stuck to a cloth backing.
Size: 72 x 62 cm, folded to 19 x 13 cm.
Condition: Staining to the left hand side, but doesn't detract from the map it's self. Usual scuffs, worn edges and foxing as to be expected with a 200 year old map. Other than that it's in good condition for its age.
History of the Map:
New and improved map of England and Wales : including the principal part of Scotland : whereon are carefully delineated all the mail and turnpike roads direct and cross : with the various alterations & improvements ... in any other map
Gardner, W. R., cartographer, engraver.
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector.
Darton, William, 1781-1854, publisher.
Created / Published: London, William Darton, 16th April 1823.
Detailed link of Map: https://www.loc.gov/resource/g5750.fi000193r/?r=-0.585,-0.115,2.171,1.317,0