'DORSETSHIRE' by Charles Smith c.1828

'DORSETSHIRE' by Charles Smith c.1828
SKU: smcs/dors/001

An attractive, detailed and rare early 19th century map of Dorset which was engraved by Gardner and published in Smith's New English Atlas (London:1828). Charles Smith (fl. 1800-1852) was an eminent 19th century map maker and seller who produced some of the finest maps during the period in which Britain led the world in cartography.

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with original hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 23.1cms by 20.8cms.
  • The map is in very good condition with decent margins (including imprint). Click on image for a better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame acid free mount.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 190 years old.