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Cartographer: Girolamo Ruscelli
Title: : Anglia et Hibernia Nova
Date: 1561      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Great Britain. Early black and white engraving.
Map Ref: GB1319
Cartographer: George Lily
Title: : Britannia
Date: 1562      Size: 14 x 20 inches
Published: Venice
Description: RARE early "modern" map of Great Britain published by Bertelli and probably engraved by Paolo Forlani [ Shirley 70]
Map Ref: GB255
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : Tabula Europae I
Date: 1571      Size: 16 x 12 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Great Britain on Ptolemy's model indicating Strabo's geography. Illustrated with ships and blocks of text. Shirley 89.
Map Ref: GB1702
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : [Das Ander Buch]
Date: c. 1580      Size: 7 x 12 inches
Published: Basle
Description: Early wood-cut map of the British Isles with German text.
Map Ref: GB1725
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : Engellande / mit dem anstossenden Reich Schottlande / so vor zeiten Albion und Britannia haben geheissen
Date: c. 1590      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: Basle
Description: Early woodcut of the United Kingdom on an east to west orientation. Ships and monsters decorate the surrounding seas.
Map Ref: GB1745
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar: Insvlarvm Descriptio
Date: 1592      Size: 20 x 14 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Early map of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Latin text on verso. Striking original colour. [Van den Broeke: Ort.16]
Map Ref: GB1869
Cartographer: Tomaso Porcacchi
Title: : Descrittione Dell' Isola
Date: 1604      Size: 6 x 10 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Great Britain. Early map orientated East to West embellished with sea monsters. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1452
Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : The Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Date: 1611      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Seminal map of the United Kingdom for the First Edition of "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine". Embellished with panoramas of London and Edinburgh, decorative cartouches and sea monsters. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1860
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Descriptio Insularum Britannicarum
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early miniature map of Great Britain. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1755
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Les Isles La Grande Bretagne / Anglia, Scotia et Hibernia
Date: 1630      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Striking map of the British Isles. Johannes Cloppenburgh Edition, with French text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1863
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Anglia, Sco:tia et Hibernia
Date: 1635      Size: 8 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Early miniature map of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Rare Michael Sparke edition, English text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1882
Cartographer: Jan Blaeu
Title: : Britannia prout divisa fuit temporibus Anglo-Saxonum, praefertim durante illorum Heptarchia
Date: c. 1640      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy with panels depicting the conversion of the Anglo-Saxon Kings. Fine original hand-colour. Framed
Map Ref: GB1821
Cartographer: Henricus Hondius
Title: : Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae Tabula
Date: 1642      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Splendid decorative map of Great Britain enlivened with a variety of vignettes and cartouches. Original hand colouring.
Map Ref: GB1850
Cartographer: Pierre Du Val
Title: : Carte des Isles Britaniques
Date: 1677      Size: 14 x 18 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of the British Isles with decoratve cartouche and original outline colour.
Map Ref: GB1572
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : England Scotland and Ireland
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: A detailed miniature map with panel of text. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1633
Cartographer: J.U. Muller
Title: : Insulae Britannicae
Date: 1692      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: Great Britain. Miniature map. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1627