CUMBERLAND….. DESCRIBED BY JOHN SPEED.. OVERTON EDITION 1710
CUMBERLAND AND THE ANCIENT CITIE CARLILE.
A decorative copper line engraving on paper originally produced to accompany John Speed's "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine" published in 1611. The present map comes from Henry Overton's edition circa 1710. A very desirable map of the County with Shields, Royal Arms and an inset plan of Carlisle
Measures 380 x 505 mm. Good condition. see photo. Some overall age toning.
Attractive hand colour.
A guaranteed genuine antique map.