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World.- Manuscript maps.- A group of 9 maps of the continents, and non-European countries, including maps of the Holy Land and North America, all by different hands, pen and ink, graphite, watercolours, various papers and sizes, largest 355 x 420 mm., occasional small tears, repaired splitting, surface dirt and light browning, [mainly 19th century]; together with four other manuscript maps, including a battle plan showing the Plan of the Attack of Bhurtpore 1826, a particularly fine manuscript map showing the Tracks/ of the/ [HMS] Wellington/ Captain Gus. Evans/ 1830, another by a different hand showing the Track of HMS Spartan, another of HMS Cornwall, and another manuscript showing the plan of the surrounding area of Mount Kilimanjaro, pen and ink, watercolour wash, various papers and sizes, largest 330 x 410 mm., all unframed, [19th century], (14)

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World.- Manuscript maps.- A group of 9 maps of the continents, and non-European countries, including maps of the Holy Land and North America, all by different hands, pen and ink, graphite, watercolours, various papers and sizes, largest 355 x 420 mm., occasional small tears, repaired splitting, surface dirt and light browning, [mainly 19th century]; together with four other manuscript maps, including a battle plan showing the Plan of the Attack of Bhurtpore 1826, a particularly fine manuscript map showing the Tracks/ of the/ [HMS] Wellington/ Captain Gus. Evans/ 1830, another by a different hand showing the Track of HMS Spartan, another of HMS Cornwall, and another manuscript showing the plan of the surrounding area of Mount Kilimanjaro, pen and ink, watercolour wash, various papers and sizes, largest 330 x 410 mm., all unframed, [19th century], (14)

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