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The ‘Ten Mile’ maps of the Ordnance Surveys


Author/Editor: Roger Hellyer
Year: 1992
Publisher: The Charles Close Society London
ISBN: 1870598121
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Paperback
Size: 4to
Overall condition: Very Good
Book weight (kg): 0.686

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Introduction by Yolande Hudson, who describes the book as “a fascinating tale of the development of a mere index map into a multi-purpose cartographic database which is familiar to us all today in its metric guise of the 1:625,000 Routeplanner”. Blue and white card covers, prelims to p xii, then paginated 1-202. Publicity material for the Charles Close Society for the Study of Ordnance Survey Maps to the rear, with black and white reproductions of title pages of some o their publications. Condition: Covers a little worn, otherwise in excellent condition. Neat signature of previous owner to title page.