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Ogilvy, John (1600-1676) The Continuation of the Road from Bristol to Chester.

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2687B
Lot:
476
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Books & Manuscripts - 2687B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 17, 2013 11:00AM

Description:

Ogilvy, John (1600-1676) The Continuation of the Road from Bristol to Chester. [from] Britannia, London, 1675.
Double-paged folio map, the surface treated with a semi-gloss finish, hand-colored, the map, with the road highlighted in red, is shown trompe l'oeil style, as though it was inscribed on a narrow parchment scroll that unwinds in a spiral from left to right. This portion of the map covers the road from Ludlow to Chester, framed, old folds, the paper slightly cockled within the old frame, 16 1/4 x 14 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Chester, London, Ludlow

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