Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]
Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]
Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]
Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]
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Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Gibraltar | collection of 5 maps, [1727-1957]

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

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Description

GIBRALTAR

A collection of five maps, comprising:


Senex, John. A Compleat Plan of the Town Castle and Bay of Gibraltar with and Exact View of the Emenyes Approaches. London, [early eighteenth-century], engraved map (327 x 400mm.), small armorial blindstamp of the Earls of Macclesfield, slightly spotted

Nicholls, [Sutton]. Several Prospects of the Rock, Town, Castle, Fortifications, & Bay of Gibraltar. London: Thomas and John Bowles, [c.1727], double-page engraved map (550 x 645mm.), partially hand-coloured in outline, small armorial blindstamp of the Earls of Macclesfield, a few minor tears

Overton, Henry and John Hoole. A Map of the Coast of Spain, from the Streights of Gibraltar to the Gulf of Cartagena. London, c.1727, engraved double-page map (442 x 545mm.), small marginal tears

Moll, Herman. A New Map of the Island of Minorca... A New and Exact Map of the city and Bray of Gibraltar. London, [1727], two engraved maps on one sheet (212 x 330mm.), hand-coloured in outline, small armorial blindstamp of the Earls of Macclesfield

Bottomley, A.H. Hunting Map of the Country near Gibraltar. [1957], map printed on waxed cloth (633 x 548mm.), hand-coloured, folding

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Condition Report

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