CARY'S NEW ITINERARY: OR AN ACCURATE DELINEATION OF THE GREAT ROADS, Both DIRECT and CROSS throughout ENGLAND AND WALES; With many of the Principal Roads in SCOTLAND. Roma an ACTUAL MEASUREMENT by JOHN CARY; Made by COMMAND of his Majesty's Postmaster General, FOR OFFICIAL PURPOSES Under the Direction and Inspection of THOMAS HASKER Esqr. Late Surveyor and Superintendant of the Mail Coaches.....ELEVENTH EDITION with IMPROVEMENTS. LONDON: Published by G&J.CARY, 86,St.James's Street, May,1828.
Original calf (12x19cm). Title | Dedication | 6pp. Advertisement | Table of Contents | Advertisement | 41pp. Index to the Direct Roads from London. | Circuits of the Judges | 119pp. Tables to places off the main roads | 2pp. Index to Rivers and Navigable Canals | 31pp London Stage Coach Directory | 8pp Short Stages round London | Packet Boats | 27pp List of Provincial Stage Coaches | 6pp. Index of Provincial Stage Coaches | Fold-out map: A NEW MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES ADAPTED TO CARY'S NEW ITINERARY, SHEWING the whole of the Roads Direct & Cross CONTAINED In that Work. (40x50cm. with top right blank sea section missing as issued). | 286pp Itinerary and Addenda | 10pp Brief account of Bath, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Dover, Liverpool and Oxford.| 6pp. List of Principal Places on the Cross Roads | 8pp. List of Cross Roads | 185pp. Itinerary and addenda to Cross Roads | 135pp. Index to Contry Seats | Postage Rates | 4pp. Advertisements | Fold-out Map: ENVIRONS OF LONDON (22x18cm) | Fold-out map: LITTLE HAMPTON, BOGNOR, WORTHING ARUNDEL &C. and ENVIRONS OF BRIGHTON. (22x18cm) | Fold-out map: ENVIRONS OF BATH (22x18cm) | Fold-out map: ENVIRONS OF CHELTENHAM (22x18cm) | Fold-out map: ISLE OF WIGHT (22x18cm) | Fold-out map: ENVIRONS OF THE LAKES (22x18cm).
Spine creased but holding firm. Pasted labels, Sifton Praed & Co., Coat of arms and auction listing for the book inside front cover and first endpaper. 21cm. repaired tear to map of England and Wales. Other maps all good. Maps uncoloured. Generally a good copy of this popular itinerary.