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OGILBY, John. America; being the latest and most Accurate Description of the New World …
London : 1671First edition, second issue. The third in Ogilby's series of "Atlases" intended eventually "to cover the whole world, to be funded through lotteries, subscription plans, and advertisements. The first, Africa, appeared in 1670. Others followed soon after: Atlas Japannensis (1670), America (1671), Atlas Chinensis (1671), and Asia (1673). These were not... Learn More£27,500.00
Stock Code: 110366
(OGILBY, John.) BOWEN, Emanuel. Britannia Depicta; or, Ogilby Improv'd;
London : 1720First edition, large paper copy, first issue, of this highly popular reduced version of John Ogilby's 1675 road atlas, with Bowen's address given as "next ye King of Spain", plate 128 misnumbered 121, and plates 74 and 75 transposed. Bowles decided to trump Thomas Gardner and John Senex, who were also planning reduced-format reissues of Ogilby, by augmenting... Learn More£3,500.00
Stock Code: 123422