Large highly detailed linen backed folding map of London, published by Kelly & Co. Ltd. in 1891. The map depicts street names and layouts, railway lines, squares, parks, districts and other points of interest. Kelly & Co. Ltd. or Kelly’s Directory, was a business directory in the United Kingdom, listing businesses and tradespeople, often based on a city or town. The name Kelly & Co. Ltd. was in 1897 changed to Kelly’s Directories Ltd.
The map is dissected into four parts, each measuring app. 35.0 x 53.5 cm, providing a complete and very charming map set of app. 70.0 x 107.0 cm.
Title: London Drawn & Engraved Expressly for the Post Office Directory 1891
Publisher: Kelly & Co. Ltd.
Scale: [ca. 1:15,840]. 4 inches to one 1 mile.
Size: app. 70.0 x 107.0 cm
Condition: Good (G)
Condition notes: In contemporary covers.