Exact Survey of the City's of London Westminster bound with A plan of the Cities of London and Westminster (abridged title)
Published by Harry Margary, Lympne Castle, Kent and Phillimore & Co Ltd, Chichester, 1971, 1st thus. Full title reads "An Exact Survey of the City's of London Westminster ye borough of Southwark and the country near 10 miles round London by John Rocque in 1746 bound with A plan of the Cities of London and Westminster and Borough of Southwark with the contiguous buildings from an actual survey by John Roque, 1746" Pink card covers with red cloth spine. Title and illustration within a decorative border to front cover. Oblong folio, 22ins x 32.5ins, unpaginated, comprises title page (identical to front cover), 1pp introductory notes, 1pp proposals and title (in English, Latin and French), 1pp subscribers list and index, map of the entire area (divided into 16 numbered sctions) and 16 maps, map of the entire area of the second part of the book (divided into 24 sections), 24 maps. Notes by James Howgego. Scale of first set of maps 5.5ins to one mile, second set 26ins to one mile. Two small closed tears to front cover. Fingermarks to front cover. Contents VG.
stock no: 34404
Author Rocque, John (Margary, Harry - ed)
Publisher Harry Margary