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Faden London Environs

Faden London Environs
 
William Faden.
The Country Twenty-Five Miles Round London Planned from a Scale of One Mile to an Inch.
By W. Faden. Geographer to the King 1790.
Engravingwith original colour, dissected and laid on linen.  1035 x 1260mm. Some light staining overall, pin marks outside image.
An impressive larrge and extremely detailed folding map, on a scale of one inch to a mile. It extends to Hertford and Tring to the north, Chelmsford and Billericay eastwards, Dorking and Reigate southwards and Windsor to the west.
William Faden worked for Thomas Jefferys and took over the business on Jeffery's death in 1771. Faden's maps were famed for their accuracy and were kept up to date with the latest surveys.
Howego 'Printed Maps of London' No. 188 (3).

£550
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