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High Street Lutterworth

Antique hand coloured lithograph engraved print pre 1850 laid to board in fixed mount so no details are obvious. This wis stunningly rare but has other condition issued it has soiling in the sky area and a crease from an old repair horizontally across the pic supect may be an early advertisment or calendar £55 inc delivery due to condition Visible size 29 x 21 cm plus borders/title





St mary's Church Leicester
published 1816 The Antiquarian Itinerary, comprising Specimens of Architecture, monastic, castellated and domestic Author: JS Storer:copperplate and wood engravings £8 unmounted perfect on text page






Beau Manor
Tinted sepia lithographs, from J.B. Burke, A Visitation of Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, 1852–55. Lithographed by E Walker or Gauci and Published by Stannard & Dixon. Illustration size approx 11 x 17cm £12 unmounted




Belvoir Castle

Antique copper line engraved print by J Ryland and Benjamin Ralph, engraver. (fl) 1763-1775. first published in 1764. originally produced for "England Illustrated, or, a Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography, and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales" .Published in London by R. & J. Dodsley, 1764 : 1764.. Engraved surface minimum 90 x 125mm £8 unmounted vignette in text page





Ashby de la Zouch Castle

Antique copper line engraved print by J Ryland and Benjamin Ralph, engraver. (fl) 1763-1775. first published in 1764. originally produced for "England Illustrated, or, a Compendium of the Natural History, Geography, Topography, and Antiquities Ecclesiastical and Civil, of England and Wales" .Published in London by R. & J. Dodsley, 1764 : 1764.. Engraved surface minimum 90 x 125mm £8 unmounted vignette in text page also a second close cropped but tinted copy ask if image is needed




Ashby de la Zouche Castle
. Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £12 . x 4





Belvoir Castle . Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £12 . x2 + 1 tinted




Ashby de la Zouche Castle pl 2
Antique copper line engraved print by various artists/engravers Published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES , first published in 1772/3. and Image minimum from 18 x13 cm £12 unmounted . .x4




Gopsall .
 From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paperthis print is unmounted £20 Engraved by 1)Henshall 1822




Donington Hall

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history£15 proof copyno history pages. . .3 copies





Cole Orton Hall

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history £15 proof copyno history pages. . . .3 copies

£20 proof copy with history pages. . . .




Leicester Abbey Antique copper line engraved print by various artists/engravers Published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES , first published in 1772/3. and Image minimum from 18 x13 cm £12 unmounted .. . x3





Langton Hall

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history £20 proof copy with history pages. . . .




Belton House

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history£15 proof copyno history pages. . . .2 copies





Denton House

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history£15 proof copyno history pages. .





Gopsall

From a series of small steel engravings, uncoloured written by Neale. Drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paper.Size of Plate : 12 x 16.5 cm Paper size : 24.5 x 30.5 cm unmounted and not including the history £10 proof copyno history pages. some foxing to borders



Ashby de la Zouche Castle pl 1
 Antique copper line engraved print by various artists/engravers Published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES , first published in 1772/3. and Image minimum from 18 x13 cm £12 unmounted .. . x5




Cole Orton Hall from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . . 2 copies



Carlton Curlieu Hall
 from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . .




Baggrave Hall
from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . . 3 copies one tinted state if pref




Donington Park .
 Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £12 . x 4





Oadby Village .
 Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £12 £12/ x 5




Gopsall hall
published in Francis Orpen Morris's, A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland Mounted..., in 1884. The straightforward but thoroughly attractive plates were drawn by Alexander Francis Lydon (1836-1917) and printed from colored woodblocks by the Baxter process by Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) of Driffield, Yorkshire unmounted £15 x 2






The Right Honourable Robert Sherard Earl of Harborough, Baron Harborough in England Baron of le Trim in Ireland .
 . . by J Nichols Copper engraving c 1770 by James Basire: The son of a London engraver of maps, James Basire studied first under his father and then completed his engraving apprenticeship under Richard Dalton. Shortly afterwards Basire accompanied a patron to Rome in order to study the works of Raphael. Upon his return James Basire established a strong reputation for both his engraved portraits and for his architectural and antiquarian scenes. In 1760 James Basire was appointed the official engraver to the newly formed Society of Antiquaries. £45






Belvoir Castle
 Antique steel engraving Drawn by Thomas Allom (1804-1872). Originally produced for the part-work series of views "The counties of Chester, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Rutland, & Lincoln Illustrated" (London 1836-1837). Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 105 x 155mm (approx. 4" x 6"). £8 . . .x 3+ 2 tinted




South front of Belvoir Castle
Antique steel engraving Drawn by Thomas Allom (1804-1872). Originally produced for the part-work series of views "The counties of Chester, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Rutland, & Lincoln Illustrated" (London 1836-1837). Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 105 x 155mm (approx. 4" x 6"). £8 x 2



Donnington Hall
 Antique steel engraving Drawn by Thomas Allom (1804-1872). Originally produced for the part-work series of views "The counties of Chester, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Rutland, & Lincoln Illustrated" (London 1836-1837). Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 105 x 155mm (approx. 4" x 6"). £8. . .2 copies one tinted



Castle of Ashby de la Zouche .
 Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £8 cleaned ,



Langton Hall
 from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . .



Lowesby Hall 2
 from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . .



Donington Hall..
From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists. Published, as PROOFS by subscription between 1812 and 1825 in six large volumes printed upon Onion Skin paper then mounted and cased within the larger volume. NOT the later reprints from the same plates which are printed directly onto the paperthis print is unmounted £20 Engraved by 1)Henshall 1822




Monuments to the earl of Rutland in Bottesford Church
Antique steel engraving Drawn by Thomas Allom (1804-1872). Originally produced for the part-work series of views "The counties of Chester, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Rutland, & Lincoln Illustrated" (London 1836-1837). Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 105 x 155mm (approx. 4" x 6"). £8 x 2



Perspective View of the Town of Leicester
 Engraved for The Modern Universal British Traveller; or A New Complete, and Accurate Tour through England, Wales, Scotland, and the Neighbouring Islands.[London: J. Cooke] [1779]. originally produced for the Cooke part-work publication "The Modern Universal British Traveller" (London 1779). . . 2 copies Plate mark and good margins. £25










Leicestershire , Robert Morden Map, 1695/1753 no.2

Robert Morden, .published by Awnsham between 1695 and 1753. Morden was an accomplished cartographer and the first to show longitudes measured from the meridian of St. Paul's Cathedral. He also added roads, taken from Ogilby's earlier survey to his county maps. Copper engraved map hand coloured, folded as issued. Size 34x41cms/13.5"x16". Unmounted From Camden's Britannia £145












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View of Belvoir Castle in Leicestershire
Engraved for The Modern Universal British Traveller; or A New Complete, and Accurate Tour through England, Wales, Scotland, and the Neighbouring Islands.[London: J. Cooke] [1779]. originally produced for the Cooke part-work publication "The Modern Universal British Traveller" (London 1779). . . 2 copies Plate mark and good margins. £25



Whatton Hall from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . . 2 copies




Lydiate Church Copper engraving by M Griffiths c 1801 £12




Sharnford Church & parsonage House
From the The Gentleman's Magazine .The Gentleman's Magazine was a monthly magazine published in London in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. The magazine began publication with the January 1731 issue. Over time the magazine had various subtitles, including "monthly intelligencer" and "historical review" £15 unmounted RARE . will be cleaned first 1813





Belvoir Castle
published in Francis Orpen Morris's, A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland Mounted..., in 1884. The straightforward but thoroughly attractive plates were drawn by Alexander Francis Lydon (1836-1917) and printed from colored woodblocks by the Baxter process by Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) of Driffield, Yorkshire unmounted £15 x 3








Swithland Hall
published in Francis Orpen Morris's, A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland Mounted..., in 1884. The straightforward but thoroughly attractive plates were drawn by Alexander Francis Lydon (1836-1917) and printed from colored woodblocks by the Baxter process by Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) of Driffield, Yorkshire unmounted £15 . . x 4




Wistow Hall
 from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . . 2 copies + 2 tinted one is a proof but with slight wrinkling to the border




Gopsal
 from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . .




The Abbey of St Mary de Pratis Leicester Plate 1
Antique copper line engraved print by various artists/engravers Published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES , first published in 1772/3. and Image minimum from 18 x13 cm £12 unmounted



The Abbey of St Mary de Pratis Leicester Plate 2
Antique copper line engraved print by various artists/engravers Published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES , first published in 1772/3. and Image minimum from 18 x13 cm £12 unmounted


Willesley Hall
published in Francis Orpen Morris's, A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland Mounted..., in 1884. The straightforward but thoroughly attractive plates were drawn by Alexander Francis Lydon (1836-1917) and printed from colored woodblocks by the Baxter process by Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) of Driffield, Yorkshire unmounted £15




St Mary's Church Leicester . Antique engraved print from Beauties of England & Wales by John Britton (1771. .1857), English antiquary and topographer and E. W. Brayley. The friends wrote most of Beauties of England and Wales (18 vol., in 25, 1801 . .15) image 11 x 16cm images printed close to edge of page unmounted £12 x 2






Stanford Hall, the Seat of the late Sir Thomas CATC, Bart.

By Walker after Throsby, dated 1790... from .Francis S Throsby, Select views in Leicestershire, from original drawings: containing seats of the nobility and gentry, town views and ruins, accompanied with descriptive and historical relations By J. Throsby publish'd by J. Throsby, Leicester Septr. 4th, 1789 & sold by Wm. Richardson Strand, 1789 [1791] £15 cropped edges







Leicester from COPPERPLATE MAGAZINE by John WALKER, engraver and printseller, 16, Rosomon Street, Clerkenwell 1795-1802. Exhibited Royal Academy 1796-1800. Landscape engraver and draughtsman. He finished many of his father's plates. Published as"The Copper Plate Magazine, or Monthly Cabinet of Picturesque Prints" many drawn earlier but published 1792..1803 Engraved surface 13 x 17 cm . £30 rare . .1st state by Walker published by Harrison & Co drawn 1786




Donington Hall

from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £8 . .tinted and mounted not as per pic





SView of Belvoir castle
Vignette by Samuel & Nathaniel Buck from "Buck's Views" as they were called are 428 views of the ruins of all noted abbeys, castles, together with four views of seats and eighty-three large general views of the chief cities and towns of England and Wales. Published between 1724-38 on Hand-Made Laid Watermarked Paper,16 x 9 cm £12








"Leicester shire drawn from the Best Authorities and Regulated by Astronom'l Observat'ns by T.Kitchin Geograph'r"

by Thomas Kitchin and published by Alexander Hogg c 1795. title vignette & heraldic shield typical of Kitchin's work. Copper engraved map with hand colour.Size 16x21cm £55 inc This is the edition given with the London magazine





Belvoir PAIR

from Neale From' Views of Seats' written by & drawn by John Preston Neale and engraved by various artists.1830 £10 . .untinted and unmounted toned





leicestershire Map

Seller Map published by Samuel Hooper London, Printed by C. Clarke, for Francis GROSE (c.1731 . .1791) from 'THE ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES' , first published in 1772/3. Map Size 14.5 x 12cm. With descriptive text below and to verso. In 1695 John Seller published a county atlas titled 'Anglia Contracta'. The plates were acquired by Francis Grose, revised, and first published in this 1787 edition unmounted £30



"Leicestershire"
 £10 JOHNSTON, W. & A.K. Johnstons map of the County of "Leicestershire" with the Railways. W. & A.K. Johnston, Edin[urg]h.c 1850. .



"Leicestershire map
"by Thomas Moule . . published by G.Virtue around 1845 showing the railway line. Fine line engraving with decorative border, heraldic shields and vignettes of Belvoir Castle, Ulverscroft Abbey, Donington Castle and fox hunting scenes. Steel engraved map with recent hand colour. Size 19.5x28.5cms/7.5"x10.5". £15 old damageThomas Moule (1784-1851) was a scholar and writer on heraldry and antiquities who worked in London as a bookseller and later on worked in the Lord Chamberlain's department.The County Maps for which he is best known were first published in the 1830's in the reign of William IV and re-issued in 1841 in the reign of Victoria. The original steel plates were used for all issues, but they were amended in the later edition to show the railways.



Leicestershire map
= Lewis Engraved by J & C Walker after a map by R.Creighton, published in Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England. Vol. I-IV. London, 1831/1837 .to 1848. Steel engraved map . image 26 x 20 cm £15




Leicestershire map
1837 Robert Creighton,engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis, Samuel. A Topographical Dictionary of England. Vol. I-IV. London: S. Lewis and Company, 1831.image 26 x 20 cm app . with polling stations etc £12..



Cary...A MAP OF Leicestershire FROM THE BEST AUTHORITIES.
1805 Hand- coloured engraved mapThe large size allows for a remarkable amount of detail to be shown, with careful identification of parishes, gentlemen's seats, heaths and commons, marshes, navigable canals, dikes, turnpikes, by-roads, tramways, and even Roman walls..In 1805 Stockdale had published the New British Atlas, with 43 maps by John Cary. Although it did not appear until 1809, 15 3/4 x 20 1/2 inches. ...large 1805..large £60




Cary..2.A MAP OF Leicestershire FROM THE BEST AUTHORITIES.
1805 A Hand- coloured engraved mapThe large size allows for a remarkable amount of detail to be shown, with careful identification of parishes, gentlemen's seats, heaths and commons, marshes, navigable canals, dikes, turnpikes, by-roads, tramways, and even Roman walls..In 1805 Stockdale had published the New British Atlas, with 43 maps by John Cary. Although it did not appear until 1809, 15 3/4 x 20 1/2 inches. ...large 1805..large £60


Cary...A MAP OFLeicestershire FROM THE BEST AUTHORITIES.
1789 engraved and published by John Cary.Copper engraved map with contemporary outline colour, Single-page UK county map of Leicestershire. Compass star. Scale of Statute Miles. Original hand colour. Engraved on copper by John Cary. Accompanied by descriptive text. Cary (John), sixteen uncoloured engraved maps from Camden's Britannia, [1789], £55




Leicestershire map Lewis 1
1837 Robert Creighton,ngr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis, Samuel. A Topographical Dictionary of England. Vol. I-IV. London: S. Lewis and Company, 1831.image 26 x 20 cm app . £15 (2)..



Leicestershire
by Murray T L Murray A detailed engraved map of the county with list of hundreds, explanation and scale. Publisher's imprint dated 1830. 14 x 17 3/4 inches. Original hand colouring. Good condition. From An Atlas of the English Counties. Engraved by Hoare and Reeves and published in 1830. Murray was a surveyor and cartographer and maps were based on trigonometric surveys of the Board of Ordnance. Steel engraved map with old hand colour wash. Size 35.5x45cms/14"x17.8" lge £45





Leicestershire map Lewis 3
1837 Robert Creighton,ngr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis, Samuel. A Topographical Dictionary of England. Vol. I-IV. London: S. Lewis and Company, 1831.image 26 x 20 cm app . £15 (2)..


Leicestershire Richard Blome, 1715 A GENERAL MAPP OF Leicestershire With its Hundreds of ..... An engraved county map with panel displaying the title and list of hundreds., 16 x 23 cm. Hand coloured. From England Exactly Described or a Guide to Travellers in a Compleat Sett of Maps of All the Counties of England.Nice copy laid to old/original paper in its past which helps to mount these notoriously narrow margined maps, printed with virtually no blank margins at the top and bottom.. Published by Thomas Taylor at the Golden Lion in Fleet Street, London. £45



LEICESTERSHIRE by Wallis 1810 \Attractive miniature county map. Original colour. From Wallis's New Pocket Edition of the English Counties, 1810 £60





Leicestensis Comitatus, Leicestershire.
By , Johannes BLAEU Published Amsterdam, 1646-, English text verso. Older colour. 380 x 495mm. Map of Leicestershire, with two Royal crests, fine cartouches for title and scale, and eight family coats of arms plus two blanks. Condition; Toning to central fold, overall age toning, worm holes to base corners and one in margin £325 inc delivery less collected




Leicestershire , Robert Morden Map, 1695/1753 no.1

Robert Morden, .published by Awnsham between 1695 and 1753. Morden was an accomplished cartographer and the first to show longitudes measured from the meridian of St. Paul's Cathedral. He also added roads, taken from Ogilby's earlier survey to his county maps. Copper engraved map hand coloured, folded as issued. Size 34x41cms/13.5"x16". Unmounted From Camden's Britannia £135 slight toning to centre fold