Estimate: £100 - £150
Sold For: £170
Gray's New Book of Roads. The Tourist and Traveller's Guide to the Roads of England and Wales and Part of Scotland on an Entirely new Plan..., published Sherwood, Jones and Co., 1824,
appears to lack additional decorative title page, frontispiece of a folding map of England & Wales, preface with ink stamped ownership, with another stamp to rear of map of Derbyshire, 191 pages of cross roads, forty-nine uncoloured engraved maps (complete as list) including two folding (Derbyshire and The Isle of Thanet), index bound at rear, new end papers, modern half cloth retaining near contemporary morocco gilt title label to spine, 12mo, together with Phillips (Richard, publisher), A Guide to all the Watering and Sea-Bathing places; with a description of the Lakes; A sketch of a tour in Wales and Itineraries..., circa 1805, printed title and advertisement, nineteen uncoloured engraved maps including four folding and thirty engraved plates, including one folding, some spotting throughout, modern endpapers, modern half morocco, 12mo
The first described item. Chubb CCCXCII.