Antique Map of Hertfordshire by Speed (1627)

  • Condition: Fair, strong toning. Repair on folding line. Few tears (slightly affecting image). Minor wear, English text on verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1627
  • Overall size: 52 x 40.5 cm.
  • Image size: 51 x 38.5 cm.

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.. Antique Map of Hertfordshire by Speed (1627)

Description: Antique map titled 'Hartfordshire described the sittuations of Hartford (..)'. Map of Hertfordshire, England. Includes inset maps of Hertford and the Roman settlement of Verolanium, now St. Albans. This map originates from 'Theatre of Great Britaine' by John Speed.

Artists and Engravers: John Speed (1551 or 1552 – 28 July 1629) was an English cartographer and historian. He is, alongside Christopher Saxton, one of the best known English mapmakers of the early modern period.