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Plans of the Principal Towns, Ports and Harbo

Plans of the Principal Towns, Ports and Harbo

Code: 78520

  • Date: 1745
  • Condition: AA
  • Colour: Hand coloured
  • Size: cm 50,7 x 40,1 (sheet)

Title: 'Plans of the Principal Towns, Ports and Harbours in Ireland'.

Striking and hightly detailed copper engraved plate including, on one sheet, 16 bird's-eye plan and views of the following cities of Ireland: Drogheda, Londonderry, Dublin, Coleraine, Kinsale, Cove, City of Cork, The Royal Fort of Duncannon, Charliamount Fort, Galway, Athlone, Belfast, Waterfordd, Kilkenny, Carrickfergus and Limerick.

Source: Rapin de THOYRAS The History of England Written in French by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras Translated into English, with Additonal Notes by N. Tindal Illustrated with Maps, Genealogical Tables, and the Heads and Monuments, of the Kings. London - John and Paul Knapton - 1732-47.

Very strong and dark impression on good paper. Margin to the top missed. Wide lower margin. Good right lateral margin, partially missed to the bottom. Good left lateral margin. Small browning.