London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
CAMDEN, William (1551-1623). Britannia, Newly Translated into English: with Large Additions [and] Improvements. London: F. Collins, 1695. 2° (392 x 235mm). Engraved portrait of the author, 9 plates and 50 double-page or folding engraved maps by Robert Morden, illustrations (title washed and re-inserted, one repair with loss of one word of title, occasional light spotting and staining). Contemporary calf (rebacked, heavily rubbed and scuffed, new endpapers). FIRST EDITION OF EDMUND GIBSON'S TRANSLATION. Chubb CXIII; Skelton 117; Wing C359.
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