'An Improved MAP of ESSEX...' by J. Cowley c.1743 / 1745

'An Improved MAP of ESSEX...' by J. Cowley c.1743 / 1745
SKU: cowl/esse/001

Full Title: 'An Improved MAP of ESSEX containing the Borough and Market Towns, with those adjoyning; also its Principal Roads and Rivers. by I. Cowley Geo.r to his majesty'

A rare and attractive 18th Century map of Essex which first appeared in John Cowley's The Geography of England (London: R. Dodsley, 1743), and then, A New Sett of Pocket Mapps of all the Counties (London: R. Dodsley & M. Cooper, 1745).

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with later hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 18.3cms by 13.3cms.
  • The map is in very good condition with adequate margins; horizontal fold, 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 270 years old.