by R.Rowe. London

A new map of the county of Northumberland ..

Published: Printed for R.Rowe, no.19 Bedford Street, Bedford Row. Jany. 1st. 1813


16 1/2" x 13 1/2". Full original wash colour. Dissected and mounted on linen. Original mottled card slip case with paper label. Some pale offsetting.

The very rare first printing by Robert Rowe of a clear, detailed and visually appealing map of the county subsequently published, in its engraved form, by Henry Teesdale between 1829 and 1842, and lithographically, by Henry George Collins and B.Clarke between 1848 and 1852.


Offered by Michael Morris