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English Cartographers from 1579 to 1660

Cartographers publishing maps during the Reign of Elizabeth I, James I, Charles I and the Cromwellian Period

LUCAS JANZ WAGENHAER

Coastal Charts

CHRISTOPHER SAXTON

1579. The first county maps of England and Wales. Some counties are grouped with others on a folio sheet.

GEORG BRAUN & FRANZ HOGENBERG

1572 - 1617. Town Plans
London, Cambridge, Oxford/Windsor, Norwich, Bristol, Chester, Edinburgh, Canterbury, Nonsuch Palace, Exeter, York/Shrewsbury/Lancaster/Richmont, Dublin/Glaway/Limerick/Cork

PIETER VAN DEN KEERE

1593 onwards. Miniature county maps of England and Wales. Areas of Scotland and the provinces of Ireland.

GEORG BRAUN & FRANZ HOGENBERG

1572 - 1617. Town Plans
London, Cambridge, Oxford/Windsor, Norwich, Bristol, Chester, Edinburgh, Canterbury, Nonsuch Palace, Exeter, York/Shrewsbury/Lancaster/Richmont, Dublin/Glaway/Limerick/Cork

GERHARD MERCATOR

1595 - Folio and smaller maps of areas of British Isles. Regional Maps
Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Atlas Minor

FRANCESCO VALEGIO

1595. Bird's Eye Views of a few English Cities

WILLIAM HOLE & WILLIAM KIP

1607, 1610 & 1637. County maps of England and Wales in Camden's Britannia

JOHN SPEED

1611 onwards. English and Welsh county maps. Maps of the Irish provinces
The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain

MICHAEL DRAYTON

1612 - 22 Strange maps of parts of England and Wales
Poly-Olbion - a book of songs

JOHN BILL

1612 - Miniature County Maps
The abridgment of Camden's Britania With The Maps of the severall Shires of England and Wales

MATTHEW SIMMONS

1636 - Small English county maps set into the corner of a sheet showing a Table of Distances

JOAN BLAEU

1645 - Fine county maps of England, Wales and Scotland. Published in Amsterdam
Atlas Novus
Atlas Major

JAN JANSSON

1646 - County maps of England and Wales plus parts of Scotland and Ireland
Atlas Novus
Atlas Contractus
Atlas Anglois
Atlas Major

NICOLAS SANSON

1658 - Groups of Counties

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English Cartographers from 1579 to 1660

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