Scarce folding map of England & Wales 1820
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Author: Bumpus, John
Title: A New map of England and Wales. Drawn from the latest surveys
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1820
Engraved map, hand-colored. 101x79.5 cm (39¾x31¼"), backed with linen, sectioned for folding.
Large and scarce map of England and Wales. Shows turnpike roads, routes of the mail coaches, bye roads, rivers, navigable canals, and distances between towns. Inset: The Scilly Islands. OCLC/WorldCat lists only one example, at Macquarie University in Australia. The slipcase is present, but well worn and falling apart.