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R.K. Dawson.

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R.K. Dawson.
Ref: 8981148



This antique county map of Breconshire by Lt. R.K. DAWSON. R.E. is one of several compiled between 1831 and 1832 showing the "Proposed Division of Counties and Boundaries of Boroughs". The colouring is original. Published January, 1832.

Approx 22cms by 24cms


Price: 25.00
  



Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.

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Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.
Ref: 8981147



A detailed plan showing the existing boundaries and the proposed boundary changes produced by Lieutenant Robert Kearsley Dawson, Royal Engineers, whose distinctive signature appears on each of these maps and plans. These maps and plans were the result of the Reform Bill of 1831 and the Boundaries Act of July, 1831. Circa 1832 - 37 with original colouring. Some light foxing. Inset plan of Trecastle Ward.


Approx 31cms by 26cms.


Price: 45.00
  



Edward Weller  -  Wales South East Sheet.

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Edward Weller - Wales South East Sheet.
Ref: 2342461






An antique map of South East Wales showing Glamorganshire, Breconshire, Radnorshire part of Cardiganshire, part of Carmarthenshire. One of a 4 sheet map of Wales, which appeared in the Dispatch Atlas, published by the Weekly Dispatch and engraved by Edward Weller in London. Published August 7th, 1859 with original outline colouring.






Approx 30cms by 43cms.





Price: 65.00
  



 Johannes Blaeu  -  Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.

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Johannes Blaeu - Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.
Ref: 2356802



An antique map of Breconshire from Johannes Blaeu's "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus". Circa 1648 with contemporaryoutline colouring. Latin text verso.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 225.00
  



C & J Greenwood - Map of the South East Circuit of The Principality of Wales, comprising the Counties of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor, from an Actual Survey made in the years 1826 & 1827.

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C & J Greenwood - Map of the South East Circuit of The Principality of Wales, comprising the Counties of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor, from an Actual Survey made in the years 1826 & 1827.
Ref: 2356691

An antique map of Glamorgan, Brecon & Radnor published in the ' Atlas of the Counties of England, from Actual Surveys made from the years 1817 to 1833 by C. & J. Greenwood' in 1834 with original colouring. Shows a decorative vignette of Llandaff Cathedral in top left. The watermark "T Edmonds Wycombe" is present along the bottom edge of the map. Fine condition.

Approx 73cms by 62cms.


Price: 275.00
  



George Philip.

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George Philip.
Ref: 2356430






An antique county map by George Philip. Published in 'Philips' Handy Atlas to North & South Wales.' Published in 1876.




Approx 15.5cms by 19cms.






Price: 35.00
  



Thomas Kitchin  -  An Accurate Map of Brecknockshire

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Thomas Kitchin - An Accurate Map of Brecknockshire
Ref: 2356017

"An accurate map of Breconshire Drawn from an Actual Survey.... by T. Kitchin." Arms of Thos. Morgan. Published in "The Large English Atlas" by Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin. Published by R. Wilkinson, Laurie & Whittle and Bowles & Carver. Circa 1779 with later hand colouring. Top margin extended as usual.

Approx 52.5cms by 35cms.


Price: 250.00
  



Perrot  -  Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire.

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Perrot - Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire.
Ref: 2355325



This rare and curious antique map of 'Cardiganshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire' was produced from the research of Aristide Michael Perrot and engraved by Adrien Migneret, was published in G. B. Depping's L'Angleterre. Ou Description Historique et Topographique Du Royaume Royaume Uni De La Grande-Bretagn in 1823. This map, a copper plate engraving, has original outline hand colouring. Some maps show a single county, but more often two or more counties were joined to form a group which is similar in industry, agriculture and terrain.



Approx 8cms by 11.5cms.


Price: 95.00
  



Contributory Borough of Brecon.

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Contributory Borough of Brecon.
Ref: 2355741


An antique map by Henry James, Colonel Royal Engineers zincographed at the Ordnance Survey Office, Southampton " Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales, 1868." to indicate the the proposed parliamentary boundary, which follows that of 1832

Approx 28cms by 22.5cms.


Price: 30.00
  



John Speed. (Latin Edition)

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John Speed. (Latin Edition)
Ref: 2350446



An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1616. Latin text to verso. Good margins and in excellent condition.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 450.00
  



John Speed. (1st Edition)

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John Speed. (1st Edition)
Ref: 2348060


An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1612. (1st edition) Later coloured by hand. English text to verso. Good margins top and bottom, vertical margins less than 1cm as shown. Centrefold strengthened.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 425.00
  



John Speed.

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John Speed.
Ref: 5458



An antique county map of Breconshire from "Theatre of Great Britaine" by John Speed, published by J. Sudbury and George Humbell in 1612. The colouring is later. (1st Edition) English text to verso. Good margins and in excellent condition.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 495.00
  



Playing Card map by Robert Morden.

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Playing Card map by Robert Morden.
Ref: 2350776




This miniature antique county map of Breconshire was produced as a playing card map by Robert Morden in 1676. This map together with the whole of Mordens pack of cards were republished in 1773 by H. Turpin in a book entitled " A Brief Description of England and Wales". Original outline colour and is trimmed to the plate edge and mounted, as issued. Very good impression. Clean condition.



Approx 5.5cms by 9cms.



Price: 450.00
  



Thomas Kitchin.

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Thomas Kitchin.
Ref: 2355380

"A New Map of Breconshire Drawn from the best Authorities By Thos. Kitchin Geograph. Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of York." Published in his ' England Illustrated, or A Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales' in 1764 with later hand colouring. Decorative cartouche and vertical centrefold as published.

Approx 26cms by 19.5cms.


Price: 75.00
  



Rivers of Wales  -  J.G.  Wood.

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Rivers of Wales - J.G. Wood.
Ref: 23188

An antique map from J.G. Wood's 'Principal Rivers of Wales' showing the rivers in South Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire Glamorganshire and South Breconshire. Published in 1813. Original colour.

Approx 54cms by 31cms..


Price: 40.00
  



Christopher Saxton  -  Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden, quatuor australis Cambriae comitatuum (B. Dehenbart' A. South Wales) descriptio. Ano. Dni 1578.

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Christopher Saxton - Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden, quatuor australis Cambriae comitatuum (B. Dehenbart' A. South Wales) descriptio. Ano. Dni 1578.
Ref: 2355302

Published in 'An Atlas of England and Wales' by C. Saxton, 1579, this is the earliest printed map of the counties of Radnor Breknok Cardigan et Caermarden. Top left, below the Royal arms supported by a lion and dragon is the title cartouche. Bottom left, the arms of Saxton's patron - Thomas Seckford, with the motto "Industria Naturam Ornat". Bottom right, Saxton's name on a band around a compass and measuring scale. Has the water mark of the 'bunch of grapes' which is from one of the earliest impressions of the Atlas. Original hand colouring.

Approx 47cms by 37cms.


Price: 3,500.00
  



Course of the River Wye from its Source to its junction with the Severn below Chepstow.

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Course of the River Wye from its Source to its junction with the Severn below Chepstow.
Ref: 2355169





An antique map which was published in "Picturesque Views on the River Wye" by Samuel Ireland in 1797.




Approx 15cms by 19cms.






Price: 40.00
  



Pieter Van Den Keere.

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Pieter Van Den Keere.
Ref: 2355075

An antique map of "Radnor, Breknok, Cardigan and Carmarthen" engraved by Pieter Van den Keere and published in his 'England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland Described and Abridged' between 1627 and 1676 with later hand colouring. This is plate Plate 46. Commonly known as a "miniature SPEED

Approx 12.5cms by 8.5cms.


Price: 95.00
  



Robert Morden.

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Robert Morden.
Ref: 2355030


This is an antique county map of Breconshire by Robert Morden which is smaller in size to those he published in 1695. This map is from "The New Description and State of England." published in 1701 with later hand colouring.

Approx 20.5cm by 16.5cm.


Price: 80.00
  



Michael Drayton.

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Michael Drayton.
Ref: 2355010

An antique map of Glamorganshire, Monmouthshire and Breconshire engraved by William Hole for the "Poly- olbion" by Michael Drayton, published between 1612 and 1622. Uncoloured as published. Map has been trimmed back to printed border and laid on paper.

Approx 33cm by25cm.


Price: 595.00
  



Van den Keere.

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Van den Keere.
Ref: 2354995


A miniature antique map of "Radnor, Breknok, Cardigan and Carmarthen" by Pieter Van den KEERE. It was published in 1627 and is commonly known as a "miniature SPEED. The colouring is later.

Approx 12cm by 8.5cm


Price: 95.00
  



Van den Keere.

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Van den Keere.
Ref: 5810


A beautifully engraved miniature antique map of "Radnor, Breknok, Cardigan and Carmarthen" by Pieter Van den KEERE. It was published in 1627 and is commonly known as a "miniature SPEED. The colouring is later.

Approx 12cm by 8.5cm


Price: 95.00
  



Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.

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Brecknock Town Plan - R.K. Dawson.
Ref: 8980051





A detailed plan showing the existing boundaries and the proposed boundary changes produced by Lieutenant Robert Kearsley Dawson, Royal Engineers, whose distinctive signature appears on each of these maps and plans. These maps and plans were the result of the Reform Bill of 1831 and the Boundaries Act of July, 1831. Circa 1832 - 37 with original colouring. Some offsetting.





Approx 19cms by 29 cms.








Price: 45.00
  



Robert Owen Jones  -  Town Plan Bryn Mawr.  L.B.

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Robert Owen Jones - Town Plan Bryn Mawr. L.B.
Ref: 2354308





An antique town plan by Robert Owen Jones published in "Reports from Commisioners, Inspectors, and others" in 1888. A 'Reference' shows 'Urban Sanitary District Boundary and the Present and Proposed County Boundary.




Approx 24cms by 21cms.


Price: 35.00
  



John Cowley.

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John Cowley.
Ref: 2353298





An antique county map by John Cowley. Published in "The Geography of England: Done in the manner of Gordon's Geographical Grammar" and printed for R. Dodsley at Tully's Head, in Pall Mall in 1744 with later hand colouring.



Approx 13.5cms by 15.5cms.





Price: 75.00
  



John Seller.

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John Seller.
Ref: 2352537



An antique county map of Breconshire by John Seller published in "Anglia Contracta" in 1695 with later hand colouring..
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Approx 14.5cm by 12cm


Price: 75.00
  



John Speed.

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John Speed.
Ref: 3154


This antique county map of Breconshire is from a rare edition of "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain" by John Speed, published in 1616 with Latin text on the verso. The maps were generally published uncoloured, but a few copies of the atlas were coloured at the time. This map is from one of those scarce editions.

Approx 51.5cms by 38cms.


Price: 650.00
  



Samuel Leigh.

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Samuel Leigh.
Ref: 2351946






An antique county map engraved by Sidney Hall, from Samuel Leigh's "Leigh's New Atlas of England and Wales, London Published by Samuel Leigh" in 1825 with later hand colouring.







Approx 7cms by 12cms.



Price: 35.00
  



Thomas Kitchin.

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Thomas Kitchin.
Ref: 2351883



An antique county map by Thomas Kitchin published in 'The London Magazine' printed for R. Baldwin, jun, at the Rose in Pater-Noster-Row, London (1747-60) with later hand colouring. Two vertical folds as shown.

Approx 21cms by 16.5cms.


Price: 65.00
  



Archer.

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Archer.
Ref: 2346135




An antique antique county map of Breconshire drawn and engraved by Joshua ARCHER and published by Thomas DUGDALE in 1847 with later hand colouring. Centrefold as published.


Approx 18cm by 23cm



Price: 35.00
  



Lewis' Topographical Dictionary

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Lewis' Topographical Dictionary
Ref: 2350418





An antique county map drawn by R. Creighton and engraved by J. & C. Walker. Published in the "Atlas to the Topographical Dictionaries of England and Wales" by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South in 1849. Original outline colour.





Approx 18cms by 22.5cms.


Price: 40.00
  



 Joannes Blaeu  -  Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.

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Joannes Blaeu - Comitatus Brechiniae Brecknoke.
Ref: 2350439



An antique map of Breconshire from Joannes Blaeu's "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus". Circa 1645. Uncoloured as published. Latin text verso.

Approx 51cms by 38cms.


Price: 225.00
  



Brecknockshire by Robert Morden.

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Brecknockshire by Robert Morden.
Ref: 2349348

An antique county map from "The New Description and State of England, containing the Mapps of the Counties of England and Wales, in Fifty Three Copper-Plates, Newly Design'd, Exactly Drawn and Engraven by the best Artists." "London, Printed for Robert Morden, in Cornhill; Thomas Cockerill, at the Three Leggs and Bible against Grocers-Hall in the Poultry; and Ralph Smith, at the Bible under the Piazza of the Royal Exchange, 1701."

Approx 20.5cms by 16.5cms.


Price: 85.00
  



Thomas Kitchin  -  Large English Atlas.

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Thomas Kitchin - Large English Atlas.
Ref: 2347661

"An accurate map of Breconshire by T. Kitchin." Arms of Thos. Morgan. Published in "The Large English Atlas" by Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin. 1749 - 55. Some early outline colouring. Top margin trimmed to printed border as usual.

Approx 52.5cms by 35cms.


Price: 250.00
  



Cole & Roper.

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Cole & Roper.
Ref: 2347026






An antique county map of Breconshire engraved by J. Roper from a drawing by G. Cole. Interesting in grading the roads, locating archaeological sites, mail coach routes etc. Originally produced to accompany the "Beauties of England and Wales" (London 1801-1818). Later coloured by hand.





Approx 17.5cms by 23.5cms.


Price: 40.00
  



Thomas Kitchin.

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Thomas Kitchin.
Ref: 2346144

"A New Map of Breconshire Drawn from the best Authorities By Thos. Kitchin Geograph. Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of York." Published in his ' England Illustrated, or A Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales' in 1764. Later coloured by hand. Decorative cartouche. Narrow margins.

Approx 26cms by 19.5cms.


Price: 65.00
  



Henry George Collins.

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Henry George Collins.
Ref: 2346062




An antique county map of Breconshire by Henry George Collins. Produced by lithographic transfer. Circa 1850.




Approx 17.5cms by 23.5cms.


Price: 35.00
  



Owen & Bowen.

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Owen & Bowen.
Ref: 2345591






A decorative and finely engraved antique county map from the atlas "Britannia Depicta", first published by John OWEN and Emanuel BOWEN in 1720 with later hand colouring.





Approx 11.5cm by 18cm








Price: 45.00
  



Joseph Nightingale.

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Joseph Nightingale.
Ref: 2345446



An antique county map of Breconshire from 'English Topography or, A Series of Historical and Statistical Descriptions of the several Counties of England and Wales.' Printed for Baldwin, Craddock, and Joy Paternoster-Row. Published in 1816 with contemporary outline colouring. This map was engraved by John Roper and drawn by George Cole. and originally issued to accompany 'The Beauties of England and Wales' and issued in the 'British Atas' in 1810.



Approx 23cms by 17.5cms.


Price: 45.00
  



Seller - Grose

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Seller - Grose
Ref: 1654




This antique county map of Breconshire was published by Francis Grose in "Supplement to the Antiquities of England and Wales" in 1787 using John Seller's maps of 1695. Later colouring and text continues on verso.




Approx 15cm by 22cm


Price: 45.00
  



J. & C. Walker

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J. & C. Walker
Ref: 2344256




An antique county map of Breconshire engraved by J. & C. Walker drawn by R. Creighton. Published in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" by Samuel Lewis in 1831. Later coloured by hand.



Approx 23cms by 18cms.


Price: 40.00
  



Samuel Leigh.

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Samuel Leigh.
Ref: 3654




An antique county map of Breconshire with scale and compass rose, published in 'Leigh's New Pocket Atlas of England and Wales' by M.A. Leigh in 1834.

Approx 7cms by 12cms.


Price: 25.00
  



Brecon Parliamentary Boundary, 1868.

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Brecon Parliamentary Boundary, 1868.
Ref: 10862

An antique map by Henry James, Colonel Royal Engineers produced by lithographic transfer for the" Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales, 1868." to indicate the the proposed parliamentary boundary, which follows that of 1832.

Approx 34cms by 48cms.


Price: 25.00
  



John Seller.

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John Seller.
Ref: 9141



An antique county map of Breconshire by John Seller published in "Anglia Contracta" in 1695.
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Approx 14.5cm by 12cm


Price: 75.00
  



Cole & Roper.

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Cole & Roper.
Ref: 8768




An antique county map of Breconshire engraved by J. Roper from a drawing by G. Cole. Interesting in grading the roads, locating archaeological sites, mail coach routes etc. Originally produced to accompany the "Beauties of England and Wales" (London 1801-1818). Full original hand colour.



Approx 17.5cms by 23.5cms.


Price: 40.00
  


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