CAMDEN, WILLIAM. 1551-1623.
Britannia. London: F. Collins for A. Swalle, 1695. , a-g2, B-N4, O2; A-Z, Aa-Zz, Aaa-Fff4, Ggg-Hhh6, Iii-Mmm4, Nnn-Zzz, Aaaa-Nnnn2, a-l2. Engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, 50 double-page and folding maps by Robert Morden and others, 9 full-page engraved plates of coins and antiquities, numerous woodcuts and some engravings in the text including a half-page engraving of Stonehenge, woodcut initials. Folio (240 x 388 mm). Contemporary full brown calf, gilt-lettered red spine label. Frontispiece with short tear, a few creases, and stamp to verso, map of Oxfordshire with a short tear, 1 leaf with small portion of outer margin torn, lacks rear free endpaper, upper cover detached, lower joint cracked but holding, a few brief early repairs to covers, some general wear, else an excellent copy.
First edition of Edmund Gibson's translation with substantial additions.