Cambridgeshire

A New Map of CambridgeShire

by Thomas Kitchin. from England Illustrated published by R. and J. Dodsley 1764. later hand colouring.  10″ x  7 3/4″.

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A clearly engraved map which, in addition to those features explained in the ‘ Remarks ‘, also highlights ancient fortifications and religious houses and shows details of the Fens and Levels.

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Cambridge Sh.

engraved by Gardner. published in Smith’s New English Atlas by Charles Smith no. 172 Strand 1822. contemporary hand colouring. 10 1/2″ x 7 1/4″ to include title and imprint.

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A scarce map of Cambridgeshire. There is an unobtrusive pale brush mark above Linton.

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Cambridge Shire

by Robert Morden.  from Camden’s Britannia revised by Edmund Gibson 1722. later hand colouring. 16 7/8″ x 14 1/8″. engraved by Sutton Nicholls.

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One of only two county maps in the entire atlas that does not mention Morden by name – the other being of Rutland. Derived from the map of Cambridgeshire and the Fens by Sir Jonas Moore first issued in 1654 with the addition of roads loosely based on Ogilbys survey of 1675.

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Cambridge Shire.

by John Gibson. from New and Accurate Maps of the Counties of England and Wales. published London 1759-1779. 4 1/2″ x 2 1/2″.

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Scarce miniature map with notes on the county ; for example ‘ Its principal manufactures are paper and baskets’.

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Cambridgeshire

by Benjamin Pitts Capper. engraved by H.Cooper.  published in A Topographical Dictionary of the United Kingdom. printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown Paternoster Row London 1813.  7 1/8″ x 4 1/8″.   contemporary wash hand colouring.

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A clearly engraved, attractively coloured map showing ‘ every parish and place containing upwards of 40 houses ‘ as well as numbers of inhabitants, houses and acreages. Although this map is from the 1813 edition it retains the the imprint of R.Philips, Bridge Street, Blackfriars and the original date of publication of 1808; it is, however, a most unusual example in that, contrary to most sources, the engraver’s name has been removed.

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Cambridgeshire

Drawn and engraved by J.Archer Pentonville London. published in Dugdale’s England and Wales Delineated c. 1850. 9″ x 7″.  Steel engraving with attractive, contemporary, full wash hand colouring. A nice example.

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CambridgeShire.

Engraved by Pieter van den Keere. pub. 1620-1676.  later hand colouring.  3 1/4″ x 4 7/8″.

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A interesting early miniature map of Cambridgeshire. A part description of the county is printed verso.

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Cambridgeshire.

Engraved by W. Schmollinger for Thomas Moule’s English Counties. original wash colour. 10 5/8″ x 8″. published by G.Virtue, 26 Ivy Lane London and others. 1830-36.

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Original wash colour indicates an early pre-atlas example first published in monthly instalments between 1830 and 1836. A rare survivor in fine condition.

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Cantabrigiensis comitatus Cambridge shire

by Johannes Blaeu. from Theatrum Orbis Terrarum 1645-1662. contemporary hand colouring. 16 3/8″ x 20 1/2″.

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Enhanced with the college coats of arms and those of the University. It should be noted , however, that the arms of Sydney Sussex, although founded in 1596, are not shown – a contributing factor in Oliver Cromwell’s general grumpiness possibly. Latin text verso.

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Peterborow

by John Speed. from his map of Northamptonshire c.1627. 5 1/2″ x 6″. later hand colouring.

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Peterborough is now in the county of Cambridgeshire.

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University and Town of Cambridge

engraved by John Dower. from The English Counties Delineated by Thomas Moule c.1837.  later hand colouring. 7 3/4″ x 9 7/8″. wash-line mounted.

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A highly detailed, finely engraved plan embellished with the arms of the Town, the University and its colleges and a vignette of Trinity College gatehouse. A small area of engraving outside the top border has been lost in the mounting process.

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Warwicum Northapton Hunting. etc.

by Petrus Bertius. from the miniature version of Camden’s Britannia  published Blaeu 1639.  later hand colouring.  3 3/4″ x 5 1/4″.

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A charming miniature map of the south east corner of the British Isles, carefully backed on matching paper to provide additional margins for mounting and framing.

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