Sale 17BP02 | Lot 59

CAMDEN, WILLIAM [GIBSON, Edward-trans.] Britannia: Or A Chorographical Description of Great Britain and Ireland. Together with the adjacent lands...

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Lot 59
CAMDEN, WILLIAM [GIBSON, Edward-trans.] Britannia: Or A Chorographical Description of Great Britain and Ireland. Together with the a...
Mary Mathews, for Awnsham Churchill, 1722. Second edition of Gibson's translation. Two volumes, old panelled calf, all edges sprinkled red. 15 1/2 x 10 inches; frontispiece portrait, 51 double-page or folding maps by Robert Morden, 9 plates of coins (Roman and Saxon) and one of Welsh antiquities; text throughout numbered in two columns, with many woodcuts in text. Hinges cracked or boards separated, at one time rebacked but becoming disbound, covers damaged, some marginal soiling (with some neat 20th century marginal annotations in ink and pencil), in all generally a fairly clean copy internally.
Goldsmiths' 6088, ESTC T144701.


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