“COUNTY MAP OF ENGLAND, AND WALES.” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1862. Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 13 ¼ x 10 ¾’’)
This detailed historical map, with its highly decorative borders, depicts England and Wales with counties named and in contrasting pastel colors.
Topographical features are shown and major towns, cities, water routes, and land routes identified. Battle sites, castles and lighthouses are also located.