London England Tourist folding city plan 1892 Collins large urban pocket mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, Early 20th Century Maps, Europe, United Kingdom, England, London, City Plan, Travel, Tourism).
Collins' Standard Map of London.
Published 1892, London by Collins.
Large folding urban plan/ map backed on linen panels as issued. Text in English. Original hand color. Fantastic level of detail
Map is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Map well damp stained in past and age worn, yet remains overall attractive as an object.
Despite the old damp staining, the map itself could readily be displayed.
Printed map paper is toned, some visible staining in places, still the map presents well.
Still attractive on the shelf. The map displays a pleasing and unique age patina, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this map survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7" H x 4 1/2" W.
Map Measures c. 35" H x 31 1/2"W.