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The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. [Cheshire], John Speed, [1676]

The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. [Cheshire], John Speed, [1676]

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The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. [Cheshire], John Speed, [1676]

by John Speed

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Speed, John : Cheshire. The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. Basset & Chiswell, [London, 1610-1676]. Size approx 510mm x 380mm ( 20 x 15 inches). Early hand coloured double page copper engraved map. From Speed's "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain" with English text on verso and a description of the county and a gazetteer. Inset town plan of Chester. Seven coast of arms of "The Armes of the Earles of Chester since the Norman Conquest". Four decorative cartouches. Speed has used William Smith's revisions of Saxton and the Braun & Hogenberg plan of Chester. Good margins. Very small hole (approx 2mm or 1/10in) in the decorative border, otherwise fine condition. A strong dark impression of this famous decorative county map of Cheshire.

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Roz Hulse GB (GB)
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Title
The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. [Cheshire], John Speed, [1676]
Author
John Speed
Format/Binding
Map
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
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Edition
Basset & Chiswell, [London, 1610-1676].
Publisher
Basset & Chiswell,
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1610
Keywords
Original Copper Engraved map
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Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.

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