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Title: Cape of Good Hope

By: Arrowsmith, Aaron

Map id: 52651
Publisher: A. Constable
Published date: 1817

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Cape of Good Hope

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Copper engraving, later hand colouring. Engraved by Sidney Hall. Overall size in off white fully conservation grade mount and back with a decorative v groove : 40.1cms x 37.1cms. Image size : 249mm x 202mm. The Arrowsmiths were the leading British map publishers in the early 19th Century - there were four and Aaron was the founder of the family. 'Hard working and conscientious, he constantly revised his sheets with the result that his maps more than any others provide the most reliable and valuable historical records of his own time' Tooley. Guide to maps of Africa.

Subject South Africa
Map maker Arrowsmith, Aaron
Publisher A. Constable
Published at year 1817

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