530 x 385 mm., wood engraving, with the accompanying front page, in good condition.
A very attractive aerial view of the River Thames from Eton down river to the Nore. The view is in three sections and displays bridges, buildings, and towns along the way. It was published as a Supplement to the major newspaper of the day ‘The Illustrated London News’ on 26 May 1849. With the official publisher’s stamp for the supplement on the accompanying front page. Burgess 40.i