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MAPPING ENGLAND
Written by Simon Foxell.
Stock no. 1816508
Published by Black Dog Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Work from cartographers, military strategists, government officials and fine artists culminate in a complete look at where mapping England originated, and the ways it has evolved over the years in response to changing notions of nationhood, security and cultural identity. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 271 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906155513. Edges of boards bumped, rear board scuffed.

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MIND THE MAP
Written by Antonis Antoniou.
Stock no. 1816504
Published by Gestalten. 1st 2015. Slightly better than very good condition.

Featuring the field's most cutting-edge contemporary creations. Includes artistic experiments, city sketches, editorial illustrations, vacation guides, and global overviews. Very large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour maps of different kinds throughout. 288 pages. ISBN: 9783899555882. Top & tail of spine and corners rubbed. Contents fine.

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BRITANNIA, VOLUME THE FIRST: OR, AN ILLUSTRATION OF THE KINGDOM OF ENGLAND AND DOMINION OF WALES
Written by John Ogilby. Illustrated by John Ogilby.
Stock no. 2127625
Published by Alexander Duckham & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1939. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. A facsimile reproduction of John Ogilby's work which was first published in 1675. Colour maps. Cream cloth with red title blocks to front cover and spine. Gilt titles. Title box to spine has come off; leaving some red residue. Marks to covers, bumping to corners. Page edge browning, but contents are still very good.

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THE HISTORIAN'S GUIDE TO ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2127028
Published by Standing Conference For Local History. 1964. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Reprinted from 'The Amateur Historian' with additional material. Some creasing to covers, which have browning and marks.

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THE PHANTOM ATLAS THE GREATEST MYTHS, LIES AND BLUNDERS ON MAPS
Written by Edward Brooke-Hitching.
Stock no. 2126536
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

With fascinating stories and beautiful illustrations, this unique atlas gathers together the wildest misbeliefs ever drawn on maps, revealing the world as it existed purely in the imaginations of our ancestors. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9781471159459. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little fading to spine.

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VISIONS OF THE WORLD A HISTORY OF MAPS
Written by Jeremy Black.
Stock no. 2125898
Published by Mitchell Beazley. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1840008342. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; a little edge-creasing.

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MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 2125781
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Fine condition.

Large format. Green cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slip case depicts maps; near fine.

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THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 1610639
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182. Light browning to edge of rear cover.

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THE PRACTICE AND SCIENCE OF MINING ENGINEERING
Written by W. Fairley.
Stock no. 2124589
Published by James Fairley. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi + 366 pages. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. top and tail of spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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RAILWAY MAPS OF THE WORLD
Written by Mark Ovenden.
Stock no. 2123288
Published by Viking Penguin Inc.. 1st USA 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Colour maps throughout. American Edition. ISBN: 9780670022656.

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ATLAS TO ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE
Written by Alexander Keith Johnston.
Stock no. 1813985
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1855. Almost very good condition.

With a Concise Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms. Oblong format. Leather spine & corners, raised bands to spine and gilt title. Marbled paper sides. All edges red. Frontis: Military Signs and Illustrations of Modern Fortification. 108 Battle-plans & Maps. An unusual item! Advertisement date is 1850, date to bottom edge of title page is MDCCCLV (1855). Spine & corners rubbed and worn with some fraying and loss of leather. Marbled sides scuffed. Joints starting to crack. Bookplate to front pastedown. Scattered foxspots to prelims and rear endpapers. Maps clean.

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THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 2117926
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182. Some light browning to spine. Foxing to outer page edges.

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