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Langley's new map of Cambridgeshire

Langley's new map of Cambridgeshire, taken from "Langley's new county atlas of England and Wales, embellished with a beautiful vignette to each map..." . London: Langley and Belch, [1818]. BL Shelfmark: Maps C.8.a.19. Copyright © The British Library Board