Northumberland

Carte de Northumberland, Durham, Cumberland, Westmoreland, et l'Ile de Man
Carte de Northumberland, Durham, Cumberland, Westmoreland, et l'Ile de Man
Printed map. Visual scale [21 mm=18 "Lieues d'Angleterre"]. Probably from Aa's La galerie agreable du monde..., published 1729. Acquired as part of the Banks Collection.
Northvmbria, Cvmberlandia, et Dvnelmensis episcopatus
Northvmbria, Cvmberlandia, et Dvnelmensis episcopatus
Printed map. "Per Gerardum Mercatorem cum priuilegio". Visual scale [79 mm=20 "miliaria mediocria Angliæ"]. Two possible original sources: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive Cosmographicae Meditationes... Sumptibus et typis aeneis Henrici Hondij (Amsterodami An. D. 1628) or Gerardi Mercatoris Et I. Hondii, Atlas ou Representation du monde universal, et des parties d'icelui... (A Amsterdam chez Henry Hondius, demeurant sur le Dam, a l'enseigne du Chien vigilant. Ao. D. 1633). Described in Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. II, entry Me 28A (1628), p. 334-338 and entry Me 36A (1633), p. 358-364. McMaster's copy has French text on verso under heading, "La seconde table d'Angleterre, portant Northvmberland, le Comte de Cvmberland & l'evesché de Dunelme" with page numbering "124" and "121" respectively in the upper margins. Page numbered "124" has shorter heading, "Angleterre". Acquired as part of the Banks Collection.