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Rapkin, J
England and Wales / the map drawn & engraved by J. Rapkin ; the illustrations by N. Whittock & engraved by J. Rogers.
London ; Edinburgh ; Dublin : J. & F. Tallis, [1851?]
Physical Description:
1 map ; 31 x 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2015 3t
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Alan Richards, Yale BA 1967, JD 1972
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Copyright Status:
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Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400] -- (W 6°--E 2°/N 56°--N 49°).
Map of England and Wales showing borders of counties in color. Also included are vignettes along the inside border featuring The grand stand of the race track, Doncaster; Oxford; Sunderland Bridge; Newcastle-Upon-Tyne; Entrance to Portsmouth Harbour; and London . Relief is shown by hachures.
Prime meridian: Greenwich.
From p. [8]: Tallis's illustrated atlas and modern history of the world : geographical, political, commercial and statistical / edited by R. Montgomery Martin. London ; New York : John Tallis & Co., 1851.
Subject Terms:
England -- Maps.
Wales -- Maps.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1824.
Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888, engraver.
Whittock, N. (Nathaniel), 1791-1860, illustrator.
Martin, Robert Montgomery, 1803?-1868.
John Tallis & Company, publisher.

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