'ENVIRONS OF THE LAKES.' [The Lake District] by G. & J. Cary c.1828

'ENVIRONS OF THE LAKES.' [The Lake District] by G. & J. Cary c.1828
SKU: cani/lake/002

A finely engraved and accurate 19th century map of the Lake District which appeared in John and George Cary's New Itinerary (London: G. & J. Cary, 1828 [Eleventh Edition]). John Cary (c.1754-1835) is generally regarded as one of the greatest names in British cartography as his maps are unsurpassed for their quality, craftmanship and detail.

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with original hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 21.6cms by 17.4cms (including title & imprint).
  • The map is in very good condition with decent margins; vertical folds, as issued. Click on image for a better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 190 years old.