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Wallis’ Miniature Map of Middlesex

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Wallis’ Miniature Map of Middlesex

Date of publication:

  • 1811
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 13.5 x 10 cm
  • Colour:

  • original
  • This map of Middlesex is from Wallis' Pocket Edition of the English Counties.

    James Wallis (fl. 1810-1825) was born in Southampton in 1784, the son of a bricklayer. Apprenticed to John Roper in 1799, he learned the art of engraving. In later life he is variously recorded as a commission and discount agent (imprisoned for debt in 1835), a stationer, and a dealer in beer and wine.
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    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 13.5 x 10 cm, original hand-colour, blank verso. Read less