OWEN (JOHN) and EMANUEL BOWEN Britannia Depicta or Ogilby Improv'd, 1720 [1723?]
Lot 416
OWEN (JOHN) and EMANUEL BOWEN Britannia Depicta or Ogilby Improv'd, 1720 [1723?]
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,260) inc. premium
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OWEN (JOHN) and EMANUEL BOWEN
Britannia Depicta or Ogilby Improv'd, engraved title, 2 leaves table, 273 road maps, final page "A catalogue of some Prints & Maps, printed for & sold by Thos. Bowles... [Chubb calls for this on title verso, but with "Stairs" imprint], title laid down, some stains, Overton's "A new and correct map of the Roads" (1722) bound in as a key (coloured, folded, cut into), bound for William Fitzmaurice, 2nd Earl of Kerry, 1694-1747 with his crest (centaur with motto "Propris se vindicat artibus") in compartment of spine, Kerry bookplate on title verso, contemporary calf [Chubb CXLIX], worn, 8vo, Thomas Bowles & E. Bowen, King of Spain in S. Katherines, 1720 [1723?]
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