NORDEN (JOHN) Speculum Britanniae. The First Parte. An Historicall, & Chorographicall Discription of Middlesex
Lot 339
NORDEN (JOHN) Speculum Britanniae. The First Parte. An Historicall, & Chorographicall Discription of Middlesex
Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
NORDEN (JOHN)
Speculum Britanniae. The First Parte. An Historicall, & Chorographicall Discription of Middlesex, engraved architectural title, full-page engraved armorial, 3 folding engraved maps, title trimmed close at top margin just touching shield of royal cipher, maps a little frayed at edges, with small tears (2 repaired with archival tape), early ink stain on lower margin of 7 leaves, a few marginal notes, one dated 1830, contemporary limp vellum, recased with new endpapers, inscribed on upper cover "To the worshipfull [name erased] knight. Io. Norden wisheth health & perpetuall felicitie 1593.", cloth slipcase [STC 18635; Howgego 5.1], small 4to, [Eliot's Court Press], 1593
Activities
Lot symbols
Contacts
  1. John Walwyn-Jones
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372722
Similar items
no image no image no image no image no image no image