London. John Stockdale. 1805.
A detailed copper engraved map of Cornwall, hand-colored, published to accompany Richard Gough's 1805 edition of Camden's Britannia. Inset map of the Scilly Islands. Text on map states "Published by John Stockdale, Piccadilly, 16th March 1805. Engraved by J. Cary." Map is on two sheets (joined) measuring 16 ¾ x 22 ¾ inches and is closely cropped along the top border, with remains of library stamp in top left margin. Accompanied by 23 pp of text and a full-page black and white plate of antiquities signed by Fras. Cary, Sculpt. Map in very good clean condition. Item #54898