Reynolds's Map of Modern London. Divided into Quarter Mile Sections

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Reynolds's Map of Modern London. Divided into Quarter Mile Sections

REYNOLDS, James; JARMAN, Richard

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Scale: 3.5 inches to the mile. Drawn and engraved by R. Jarman. This is a map only, with no accompanying Visitor's Guide. Map area extends from Highbury in the north to Camberwell in the south and from Notting Hill in the west to Limehouse in the east. Some of the railways show proposed extensions. The Thames River has, inside the north bank, lines showing Proposed Line of Embankment and Proposed Roadway between Westminster Bridge (Houses of Parliament) to Blackfriars Bridge, a distance of something over a mile. This would have narrowed the river considerably on that curve if the project had been undertaken. Boyle 224.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: James Reynolds
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1862
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Linen-backed hand-coloured folding map opens to 50 x 73.5 cm (19 3/4 x 29 in). Closed dimensions 18 x 10 cm (7 x 4 in). In purple cloth with blind-stamped borders on both covers. The front cover reads, in gilt:  Reynolds's Map of London and Visitors Guide. Moderate wear. Light foxing on the backside of the linen. Ink name and date (1866) on the cartouche. 

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