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2 volumes. Large hardbacks, 16 x 10 inches. Full calf leather bindings, raised banding, red and black labels lettered in gilt, and gilt decoration to spines. Embossed paneled decoration to boards. Red speckled page edges. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. Some wear to covers; corners bumped and chipped, edges rubbed, some surface chips to leather, leather on spines have been professionally re-laid at some time but both front hinges still slightly cracked. Inside pages very clean and bright, maps and plates clean and bright. Printing is crisp and bold. The odd minor spot to pages, else very clean and tight copies. COMPLETE With 51 maps (48 by Robert Morden and 3 by Andrew Johnstone), 9 plates of coins, 2 further full page plates and numerous illustrations in the text.
Title: Britannia: or a Chorographical Description of Great Britain and Ireland, Together with the Adjacent Islands. The Second Edition. In Two Volumes.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, Mary Matthews, for Awnnsham Churchill, 1722 2nd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 80204
Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY CAMDEN, William: Britannia Chorographical Description of Great Britain and Ireland Island Second Edition, In Two Volumes, early printing, scarce, Robert Morden, Andrew Johnstone, maps , engravings ATLAS Leather Binding 1722