Calendarium Londinense or the London Almanack for the Year 1929.Old Watling Way, Sunday in the City.
London. Published by W. Monk at 118 New Bond Street, W.1. Drawn, & Etched, by W. Monk.
Etched image, 180 x 250mm (7 x 9¾"), with calendar underneath, sheet 400 x 290mm (15¾ x 12"). Horizontal fold through centre of "Calendarium".
View looking down Watling Street towards St Paul's Cathedral. The street, considered the oldest in London, was the principal street of Roman London, the 'Noble' or 'High' street of the city. It subsequently became the Saxon Athalingastrate (noble street) before becoming Wathling Street. An issue of 'Monk's Calendar', a publication for print collectors founded in 1902 by William Monk (1863-1937) and published yearly until the year 2004.
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