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Rocque’s Map of Gloucestershire

SKU: 7893
£100.00

Title:
Rocque’s Map of Gloucestershire

Date of publication:
1769

Printed Measurement:
16.5 x 20.5 cm

Colour:
modern

Mapmaker(s):

  • John Rocque
  • Gloucestershire.

    Copper engraving, 16.5 x 20.5 cm, recent hand-colour, blank verso. A map of Gloucestershire first published in 1746 to accompany Thomas Read’s English Traveller, the plates were acquired by John Rocque and re-issued as The Small British Atlas in various editions from 1753. After Rocque’s death the maps made a final appearance, illustrating England Displayed in 1769.