Denbigh by Christopher Saxton and  William Kip

Denbigh by Christopher Saxton and William Kip

Code: 53789

£120.00 Approx $157.27, €133.04
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Date: 1610

Long title: Denbigh Comitatus pars olim Ordovicum.  Copper engraving with later hand colouring.Overall size : 34.2cms x 31.4cms.  Image size: 320mm x 265mm. Title in  cartouche top right , scale of distance  bottom left. Centre fold as issued. Blank verso. A little greyness in blank areas being residual ink from the printing process else very good condition.

These maps are the 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 and the Anonymous William Smith series. There were three editions: 1607, 1610 and 1637.  See Skelton, County Atlases Of The British Isles 6.