Saxton, Christopher and Kip, William-Caermardi (Caermarthen)
Long title:Caermardi Comitatus In Quo Dimetae Olim Habituerunt. Copper engraving with later hand colouring. Overall sheet size: 37.8cms x 31.8cms. Image size: 315mm x 266mm. Title in cartouche top left and scale of distance surmounted by small compass rose, bottom right. Centre fold as published. Watermarked paper; old line of mount burn in the wide margin; publisher’s crease right margin else very good condition..
These mthe first county maps where each county is delineated on a separate sheet. They were prepared by William Kip and William Hole for William Camden’s famous work ,’Britannia’ and were based on the maps of Saxton and Norden. aps are