MAP OF THE ROMAN ROADS IN BRITAIN. FROM A DRAWING BY THE REV. THOMAS LEMAN.

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Thomas Leman

Artist's Biography

Map of the Roman Roads in Britain. From a drawing by the Rev. Thomas Leman.

Copper plate engraving 1817.
Image 17 5/8 x 13 1/4" (44.8 x 33.7cm)
Good condition save for a small repaired tear in the lower edge. .Original color, Roman roads.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 94503
Price: $100.00
Publisher : Published as the Act directs Decr. 1 1817 by J. Harris.
'The Reverend Thomas Leman graduated from Emmanuel College, Cambridge in 1774. Besides the Church he was an avid historian and had a particular passion for Roman history in England. He studied every Roman and British road and station in Great Britain, and liberally communicated his observations to county historians. A color coded reference key identifies various Roman roads and stations (forts). A historically interesting map. Maps