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The Lanhydrock Atlas

The Lanhydrock Atlas

The Lanhydrock Atlas

Ref: CEL-Lan

Supplied by Cornwall Editions Ltd.

A unique, historic view of Cornish lands

A Complete Reproduction of the 17th-Century Cornish Estate Maps

The Lanhydrock Atlas is a remarkable survival. Each of its 258 highly decorated maps, delicately painted and decorated in water colour and gold leaf on sturdy vellum, opens a door into the lost world of the seventeenth century, and brings to life not only the physical lie of the land but the stories of the people and their lives.

A unique volume Printed on high quality, matt art paper, magnificent 400-page reproduction of the original maps is thread sewn, bound in hard covers and protected by a full-colour gloss laminated jacket.

* Published for the first time
* An indispensible resource for social and family historians
* Superb colour reproduction of the extraordinary original maps
* Essential material for map historians
* Published in association with the National Trust

Paul Holden, Peter Herring, Oliver Padel