Bacon’s New Plan of London

£650.00

New map of London, divided into half mile squares & circles.

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Bacon’s London map of 1876 appeared in various formats and revised editions over a twenty year period, and was issued with editions of the popular and profusely illustrated ‘Old and New London’.

Condition & Materials

Wood engraving, sheet size 74.5 x 101 cm, printed area 70 x 98.5 cm, black and white, light wear at one or two fold intersections, laid on linen. Note in bottom margin: ‘published with part 69 of Cassell’s Old & New London’

References

Hyde, Printed Maps of Victorian London, 160 G (3).

Title

Bacon’s New Plan of London

Mapmaker(s)

George Washington Bacon & Co. Ltd

Publisher

Cassell, Petter & Galpin

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

c.1878

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

74.5 x 101 cm [sheet size]