Books on Hertfordshire

The English Traveller

'The English Traveller: Giving A Description Of those Parts of Great-Britain Called England and Wales. Containing 

I. A particular Survey, both Geographical and Historical of every County in the Same. 

II. An Ample and Accurate Account of all the Cities, Borough,s, market-Towns, Villages, Rivers, Royal-Palaces, Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats. 

III. The Fairs, Trade, Commerce, and Product of each County; of the Rarities both natural and artificial; of the eminent persons born, or who have resided in them, and of the extraordinary Events that have happened in the same. 

IV. A Map of every County, from the best and latest Observations; wherein are marked the Number of measured Miles, and the usual Roads from one Post-Town to another, after the designs of Herman Moll.

V. Of the Isles of Wight, Mana, Jersey, Guernsey, and other British Isles, with the Maps of the same. London: .'

Printed for T. Read, in Dogwell Court, White-Fryars, Fleet-street. MDCCXLVI

[The text appears to be identical to Samuel Simpson's The agreeable historian.]

For a short extract see Long Marston

Locating Books
Most copies of this book are likely to have been broken for the county maps - rare.


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