Mons the Capital City
Author: Basire, Isaac
Publisher: For Mr Tyndal's Continuation of Mr Rapin's History.
Date published: 1745circaCopper engraving. Overall size: 48.8cms x 40.3cms. Image size: 475mm x 378mm including title. Centrefold as issued. Lower margin trimmed so legend concerning Rapin's History lost; overall age toning otherwise good condition. Marlborough took Mons after the Battle of Malplaquet 1709. Clear engraving with odd mark to bottom margin and faint mark at centrefold near Pries's Pond - see magnified image - but scarcely worth mentioning.