London Extra Illustrated

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Henry B. Wheatley (1838-1917), London Past and Present, Its History, Associations, and Traditions, based upon the Handbook of London by the late Peter Cunningham (London: John Murray, 1891). GAX Graphic Arts 2012- in process

This copy of Wheatley’s guide to London has been extra illustrated with 170 plates including engravings, etchings, and lithographs (15 hand colored) from many well-known sources. Here are a few examples.

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