London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
SPEED, John. Caermarden Both Shyre and Towne described, [London:] Thomas Bassett & Richard Chiswell, 1662 [or later]. Hand-coloured engraved map, inset plan of Carmarthen, 384 x 505mm.
SPEED, John. Breknoke Both Shyre and Towne described, [London:] John Sudbury & Geroge Humble, 1610 [but 1611 or later]. Hand-coloured engraved map, inset plan of Brecon, 382 x 510mm.
With 5 other rather worn maps of Welsh counties by John Speed including an uncoloured duplicate of the first named map. (7)
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