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CARY, John (ca. 1754--1835)
[New itinerary. 1821]

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. From an actual admeasurement by John Cary; ... Ninth edition with improvements.
London: published by G & J. Cary, 1821.
[8], 41, [1], [623], 959--1047, [1] p., engr. t.-pl., engr. dedic., [8] fold. maps. ; 18.4cm. (8°)

First published in 1798. The title-page and dedication leaf are engraved. Pages [1--62] and [196--623] are numbered as columns 1--124 and 3--958. The maps are either dated August 1821 or headed 'Ninth Edition'. The index to country seats and their owners now occupies pp. 959--1047. Soane also owned the second edition of the New Itinerary, 1802 (q.v.), as well as Cary's New map of England and Wales, 1794 (q.v.).

Copy Notes Bought from Ogle, Duncan & Co. per James Moyes for 9s. 10d. on 16 April 1823. (Spiers Box, Miscellaneous Booksellers).

Binding C19th half black morocco, marbled-paper boards, spine gilt double-ruled and lettered.

Reference Number 1856


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