Anonymous

Hertfordshire

Published: published by Robert Butters in An Atlas of England 1803 and, as in this example, by William Green in The Picture of England 1804.

Date:

4 7/8" x 3 1/2". original hand colouring. with 9pp of accompanying text.

Note
A scarce little map incorrectly orientated. The text mentions, near Redbourn, ' a brook called Wenmer, or Womer, that sometimes swells so high as to overflow, which in the opinion of the natives, presages some public calamity ' - global warming possibly.

£135

Offered by Michael Morris