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A New Mapp of the Kingdome of England and Wales Containing all the Cities, Market Towns, with the Roads from Town to Town. And the Number of reputed Miles between them, are given by inspection without Scale or Compass.

↑ Parent Atlas: Atlas Minor sive Geographia Compendiosa, qua Orbis Terrarum, per Paucas Attamen Novissimas Tabulas Ostenditur. Amstelaedami, ex Officina Nicolai Visscher

Collection: Smith Atlas Collection

Title: A New Mapp of the Kingdome of England and Wales Containing all the Cities, Market Towns, with the Roads from Town to Town. And the Number of reputed Miles between them, are given by inspection without Scale or Compass.

Barcode: 11511

Creator: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Publisher: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Region Depicted: England · Wales

Date Produced: circa 1688

Date Published: circa 1688

Language: English

Historical Context: This map by Nicolas Visscher of the kingdom of England and Wales is dedicated to King James II, who was deposed in 1688 during the Glorious Revolution. Because of this dedication, the map can be dated to before 1689

Subjects: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679 · James II, King of England, 1633-1701 · Overton, John, 1640-1708? · England · Wales · Market towns

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note below title: "To the most Serene and most Sacred Majesty of James II by the Grace of God King of Great Brittain, France, and Ireland, this Mapp of England and Wales is humbly dedicated and presented by jour Majesties Loyal Subject Servant Nicolas Visscher." Note in lower right corner: "Printed and given out at Amsteldam by Nicolas Visscher upon the Dam in the Signe of the Fisher, with Priviledge of ye States Generalls, and are to be sould at London by John Overton at the White Horse without Newgate."

Brief Description: Map of England and Wales showing county boundaries and miles between towns. Side panels list market towns alphabetically, and include the county in which the towns are located, market days, distance from London, and the towns' locations on the map.

Physical Description: 1 map: illustrated, colored

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche 1, circa 1688, A New Mapp of the Kingdome of England and Wales Containing all the Cities, Market Towns, with the Roads from Town to Town. And the Number of reputed Miles between them, are given by inspection without Scale or Compass., Cartouche 2, circa 1688, A New Mapp of the Kingdome of England and Wales Containing all the Cities, Market Towns, with the Roads from Town to Town. And the Number of reputed Miles between them, are given by inspection without Scale or Compass.

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