Quarto (265 x 185 mm.), recent half calf, marbled paper boards, blind ruled, with raised gilded bands, blind ruled compartments, each with gilt central ornament, green calf gilt title and date labels affixed. With engraved double page title, 4 double page tables and 42 double page maps numbered to 41 (Scotland and Ireland unnumbered, Cumberland and Westmoreland combined ‘8 & 9’). The first leaf of roads is in Hodson’s state b with Taylor’s signature, England in his state c, Scotland state b, Ireland state a, all as called for. With engraved double page title to the Welsh section and 10 double page maps. The whole work in fabulous early wash colour. In good condition.