Saxton’s Atlas of England and Wales, The Maps of Christopher Saxton 1579-1979 Signed Limited Edition No15 of 500 Half Leather Binding in Slipcase The Collector’s Library of Fine Art Introduction by R.V. Tooley ([ 1979 ])

Christopher Saxton 1579-1979

Saxton's Atlas of England & Wales

Published: The Collector’s Library of Fine Art

Date: [ 1979 ]

Published in London in 1979 this is a handsomely produced limited edition of Christopher Saxton’s pioneering Atlas of England and Wales commemorating the 400th anniversary of its printing, limited to 500 numbered copies, this is Number 15, signed by R. V. Tooley the author of the introduction of this edition, signed twice, once on the limitation bookplate and again at the end of the introduction, bound in a quality quarter leather binding and housed in the original slipcase, a large Elephant folio format, 18 inches tall approx there is some noticeable fingermarking to the slipcase, some general mild rubbing wear to the leather with small pen mark above the title on spine, contents in very nice condition.

Binding
Quarter Leather

£350

Offered by Andrew Cox