Scarce edition of Tombleson’s well-known map of the Thames.
Tombleson: Tombleson’s Panoramic Map of the Thames and Medway.
G.W.Bacon & Co Ltd 127 Strand. London 1880
colour printed map; overall 140 x 23 cm; sheet 17,5 x 23 cm. folds as issued; sheet no 4 has the fold strengthened on the back.
Unusual and scarce edition of the well-known map of the rivers Thames and Medway from its source at Cirencester in Gloucestershire to the estuary at Southend with detail of the towns and countryside through which it passes. The map is part of a 46 page booklet which bears the name Farrer & Sons Booksellers & Stationers Broad St London Road and Oxford Road Reading. The map is in eight separate sections with the last page pasted to the back cover and larger than the previous seven sections.
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