Essex by John Speed 1676
Title: 'ESSEX, divided into Hundreds, with the moft antient and fayre Towne COLCHESTER Described and other memorable MONUMENTS observed. Anno 1662.'
A seventeenth century decorative map of the county featuring a town plan of Colchester, includes numerous crests of the 'Earles of Essex'.
Published by Bassett and Chiswell -
The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine, described by John Norden.
Condition: Good imprint, later hand colouring, good margins, one small repaired hole to bottom right. Lovely clean copy, English text verso.
Image size: 380 x 520mm
15 x 20" approx.
Order No. 3107