HAMPSHIRE – HANTSHIRE DESCRIBED.. BY JOHN SPEED. FIRST EDITION PUBLISHED 1611.
HANTSHIRE DESCRIBED AND DEVIDED....
A highly 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, published by Sudbury and Humbell comes from the first edition. A scarce and very desirable map of the County with Shields, Royal Arms and an inset plan of Winchester.
Measures 380 x 515 mm. Excellent condition. see photo.
Attractive hand colour.
A guaranteed genuine antique map.