BLACK'S NEW LARGE MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES
18. Item #74218
(BLACK, Adam and Charles, Publishers). BLACK'S NEW LARGE MAP OF ENGLAND & WALES. According to the Ordnance, Admirality, and Other Surveys. On the scale of 4 miles to an inch, by John Bartholomew, F.R.G.S. Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, n.d. (circa 1870-1890). Three color sheets, folding, mounted on linen. The North and Midlands Sections are each 37 1/2 by 81 1/2 inches (95 x 206 cm); the South Section is 28 3/4 by 81 1/2 inches (73 x 206 cm). All fold to 9 1/2 by 6 3/4 inches (24 x 17 cm). A fine copy housed in slightly rubbed and soiled green cloth pull-off slipcase, with publisher's paper label on the front, gilt-stamped title and a hand-lettered label on one side. Unfolded, this is a huge and wonderful map.