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A very attractive and detailed map of England's smallest county, Rutland. The map which appeared in the popular monthly periodical The London Magazine, was prepared by the prolific and regarded mapmaker Thomas Kitchin and has a decorative rustic scene decorating the titlepiece.
mapmakers: T. Kitchin London Mag.
place and date of publication: London 1751
medium and colour: copperplate, Colouredref: 43607
size in mm: 165 by 215mm (6.5 by 8.5 inches).
literature: Jolly I, LOND-64
Price: £ 120£ 60
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