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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: c. 1590      Size: 20 x 14 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Great Britain. Cartouche. Original Colour.
Map Ref: GB1104
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: 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: : Anglia Scotia et Hibernia
Date: 1621      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: 'Great Britain', when under the rule of King James VI and I. The time of Shakespeare, American colonisation, and the Gunpowder Plot. Coloured.
Map Ref: GB1810
Cartographer: Jan Blaeu
Title: : Britannia
Date: c. 1640      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy with panels depicting the coversion of the Anglo-Saxon Kings. Original 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
Cartographer: A.H. Jaillot
Title: : Les Isles Britanniques; qui comiennent les- Royaumes, d'Angleterre, Ecosse, et Irlande
Date: 1692      Size: 35 x 23 inches
Published: Paris
Description: British Isles. Large decorative map with 2 large cartouches. Original colour.
Map Ref: GB1279
Cartographer: C. & N. Visscher
Title: : Magnae Britanniae Tabula; Comprehendens Angliae, Scotiae, ac Hiberniae Regna
Date: c. 1695      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Striking map of the British Isles with magnificent cartouche of angels, men, monsters and a laurel framed portrait of William III, Prince of Orange. Original colour.
Map Ref: GB1721