United Kingdom Ireland Great Britain 1846 Hall Longman large bond paper mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Map Exhibiting the Navigable Rivers, the Completed & Proposed Canals & Rail-Roads of Great Britain & Ireland, Coal Fields, Light Houses &c.
(London / England/ Scotland/ Wales/ Ireland/ Thames River / Dublin Bay / Caledonian Canal)
Issued 1846, London by Longman. Engraved by S. Hall.
Beautiful mid-19th century antique map, with lovely hand color. Printed on thin bond paper. Issued and acquired folded, will be shipped folded for safety.
With two well detailed insets top right of harbor of Dublin Bay, Ireland and Caledonian Canal, River Thames to London with Kent lower left..
Light to moderate uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, right side blank margin trimmed close as issued to facilitate folding, several well done and nearly invisible small repairs on reverse to fold line intersections, short closed tear at right edge with light soiling around it, overall remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example with nice age patina.
Sheet measures c. 12 3/8" x 26 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 20" x 25".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 2.