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The Mapping of North America

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This map of Surrey is from Edmund Gibson’s edition of Camden’s ‘Britannia’. Engraved by Robert Morden, Gibson announced that his maps utilised unpublished surveys that where available and the knowledge of local gentlemen who supplied corrections. Morden was an accomplished bookseller and publisher who contributed a great deal to geography and cartography. Morden’s maps were very popular. The ‘Britannia’ was first published in 1695, and subsequently in 1722, c.1730, 1753 & 1772. Refer to Skelton no. 117.
MORDEN, Robert


London, 1695
355 x 415 cm., in recent outline colour and good condition.
Stock number: 10361


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