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RAILWAY CHRONICLE.


London - Tunbridge - Dover. Travelling Charts for perusal on the journey: In which are noted the towns, villages, churches, mansions, parks, stations, bridges, viaducts, tunnels, cuttings, gradients, &c., the scenery and its natural history, the antiquities and their historical associations, &c., passed by the line of the railway. With numerous Illustrations. Constituting a Novel and Complete Companion for the Railway Carriage. London to Ashford, Folkestone and Dover.
London: Railway Chronicle Office, 14, Wellington-street North, Strand. [c.1846].

(267 x 21.5 cm). Original chart of the railway line between London and Dover. The chart shows the line from London to its terminus in Dover with vignette views and descriptive text of destinations en route as seen from the eastern and western side of the line down each side. Title, vignette view of Dover Castle, introductory text, map and vignette view of London Bridge Station at head. Folds between buff paper covers with publisher's title label with vignette border to upper cover and attractive publisher's adverstisement with vignettes to lower cover. Housed in green cloth case with facsimile of title label to the upper cover. Old ownership label to upper cover of cloth case. Title label and advertisement worn at extremities, repaired and reinforced on verso. Chart generally clean and bright.

Price £ 500.00
Stock Code 48720
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