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John Speed

(Farndon, England, 1552 - July 28, 1629, London, England)

Shropshyre, c. 1610
Engraving on paper
15 3/4 in. x 20 1/2 in. (40.01 cm x 52.07 cm)

Creation Place: Europe, English
Technique: Engraving
Credit Line: Gift of the Shelton Stone Estate
Accession Number: P96.2.3

Between 1607 and 1610, Speed published over 50 separate maps of England and Wales (Prior to the 1611 edition "Theatre of the Empire of Great Britane").

Shelton Stone ('49); from Book 1, Chapter 37, page 72 (series unknown)

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