Cary's Traveller's Companion, Or, A Delineation of the Turnpike Roads Of England and Wales; shewing the Immediate Route to every Market and BoroughTown throughout the Kingdom. Laid down from the best Authorities, On A New Set of County Maps

By: Cary, John

Price: £50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


( the title continues : to which is added an alphabetical list of all the market towns with the days on which they are held.). Small 12mo, title page, advertisement leaf, contents page, 42 maps with hand-coloured outlines, six page list of market towns, plus final dvertisement leaf, LACKING the large folding map of Yorkshire, some staining throughout (see illustrations) with the title page and final blanks being the worst affected, pages age-toned and thumbed, contemporary full calf with a simple marginal gilt line, rather used but perfectly sound, marbled endpapers. Faint marginal notes on blank facing the title page and on rear blanks. A good reference or working copy, without the Yorkshire map.[The title page is dated 1791, the maps are dated 1792.]

Title: Cary's Traveller's Companion, Or, A Delineation of the Turnpike Roads Of England and Wales; shewing the Immediate Route to every Market and BoroughTown throughout the Kingdom. Laid down from the best Authorities, On A New Set of County Maps

Author Name: Cary, John

Categories: Early works, History, Social History, Topography, Local History,

Publisher: Strand, London, John Cary: 1791

Binding: Full Leather

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 016584