England & Wales 1808 scarce folio Guthrie fine old vintage antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
England and Wales
(Bristol Channel, St. Georges Channel, Straits of Dover, St. Albans Head, Isle of Man, Yorkshire)
Issued 1808, London, by Longman & c. (likely for Guthrie?)
Fine and very uncommon old engraved map with primitive original outline hand color.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved, paper is toned, some light offsetting. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great old vintage antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20 1/4" H x 17 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c.15" H x 13 1/2" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 3, p. 153