Map of Cheshire by John Seller. 1787

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Seller, John. Cheshire. 1787 Quarto page with map and text. Map size 12cm x 15cm, early hand coloured.

Seller, John. Cheshire. 1787 Quarto page with map and text. Map size 12cm x 15cm, early hand coloured. Map showing the hundreds, towns and hill areas. Text below map and over with a description of Cheshire and the antiquities therein. This map used by Grose for the Antiquities of England with all reference to Seller removed. Early paint mark below lower border, otherwise in good clean and bright condition.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 91203 £40

 

Map of The County Palatine of Chester by Robert Morden. 1695

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Morden, Robert: The County Palatine of Chester. Sold by Abel Swale Awnsham and John Churchill. 1695.
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Morden, Robert: The County Palatine of Chester. Sold by Abel Swale Awnsham and John Churchill. 1695. Cheshire Detail.

Morden, Robert: The County Palatine of Chester. Sold by Abel Swale Awnsham and John Churchill. 1695. Uncoloured map with strapwork title cartouche. Sheet size 17cm x 15cm, amp size 16.5cm x 13.5cm. Light discolouration along centre fold, two short tears, without loss, skilfully repaired to lower blank margin. A very clean and bight map. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

 Cat. No. 91201 £50

Map of Cheshire. John Cary. 1805

 

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Cary, John: A Map of Cheshire. John Stockdale 26th March 1805.
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Cary, John: A Map of Cheshire. John Stockdale 26th March 1805. Detail.

Cary, John: A Map of Cheshire. John Stockdale 26th March 1805. Engraved by J Cary 43x 53cm. Uncloloured. Two vertical folds. Some age toning on map, otherwise good strong print with great detail and accuracy. Excellent condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.  
Cat. No. 91195 £40

Map of Cheshire, by John Speed, Published By Basset & Chiswell, 1676

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John Speed. Map of Cheshire. 1676.
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John Speed. Map of Cheshire. 1676. Reverse

 

 

 

 

 

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John Speed. Map of Cheshire. 1676. Setail of Chester.
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John Speed. Map of Cheshire. 1676. Cartouche Detail.
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John Speed. Map of Cheshire. 1676. Cartouche Detail.

 

 

 

 

 

Speed, John : Cheshire. The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most Ancient Citie described. Basset & Chiswell, [London, 1610-1676]. Size approx 510mm x 380mm ( 20 x 15 inches). Early hand coloured double page copper engraved map. From Speed’s “The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain” with English text on verso and a description of the county and a gazetteer. Inset town plan of Chester. Seven coast of arms of “The Armes of the Earles of Chester since the Norman Conquest”. Four decorative cartouches. Speed has used William Smith’s revisions of Saxton and the Braun & Hogenberg plan of Chester. Good margins. Very small hole (approx 2mm or 1/10in) in the decorative border, otherwise fine condition. A strong dark impression of this famous decorative county map of Cheshire.
In this map of Cheshire, Speed acknowledges this in the publication line as “assisted by William Smyth”, Speed has used William Smith’s revisions of Saxton and the Braun & Hogenberg plan of Chester.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 90513 £750

Boydell Print of Beeston Castle. Cheshire. 1747.

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Boydell J. Beeston Castle in Cheshire. J Boydell.engraved 1747 from an old drawing in the possession of Wm Cowper Esqr one of the Antiquarian Society.

Boydell J. Beeston Castle in Cheshire. J Boydell.engraved 1747 from an old drawing in the possession of Wm Cowper Esqr one of the Antiquarian Society. Sheet size 51cm x 35.5cm, plate size 49cm x 34cm. Copper engraving on heavy paper. Strong print of the Castle rising from the Cheshire Plain in the background, with people enjoying leisure time and shepherds tending to sheep. An attractive Boydell print in near fine condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 91199. £100