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Rocque, John, -1762.
England and Wales : drawn from the most accurate surveys, containing all the cities, boroughs, market towns & villages : in which are included all the improvements and observations both astronomical and topographical which have been made by members of the Royal Society & others, down to the present time : the whole corrected & improv'd / by John Rocque ...
[London] : Printed for Robt. Sayer, map and printseller, at the Golden Buck in Fleet Street, [circa 1768]
Physical Description:
1 map on 2 sheets ; 115 x 194 cm., sheets 67 x 106 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B G 4
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Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale [ca. 1:650,000].
Borders between counties are hand-colored.
British Art Center copy laid into a portfolio of Rocque maps and estate plans.
Inset: Isles of Scilly
Originally printed on 4 sheets.
Robert Sayer was at this address and traded alone 1751-1774 and 1783-1792 (cf. Maxted, p. 199).
Subject Terms:
England -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1768.
Sayer, Robert -- Publisher.
Wales -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Maps -- England -- 1768.
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