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SPEED, JOHN [KEERE, Pieter van den ]


A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World [with] England Wales Scotland and Ireland Described and Abridged with ye Historical relation of things werthy memory from a farr Larger Volume Done by John Speed.
London George Humble, 1627 [1646].

2 works in one vol., Oblong 8vo. (9.5 x 15 cm.) Lacking title to first work, engraved title to second (trimmed)., Contemporary calf, rebacked and recornered; contained within a later, nineteenth century, calf slipcase (joints repaired). 83 engraved maps as called for. Yorkshire lacking bottom section (as often, being over-sized) and laid down, 9 shaved within one margin of plate mark, touching image of Cheshire and Scotland), ! text leaf skilfully repaired, some text leaves shaved touching headlines, catchwords or final line, a few ink spots (not touching maps

[Chubb XIV; ESTC S996; STC 23036.5]

Price £ 4250.00
Stock Code 52224
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