First Edition. hardcover. Engr. frontis., 1 hand-colored facsim., 2 text illus. (one colored). 171pp. 4to, orig. embossed cloth, joints frayed. London: Societatis Camdenensis, 1840. First Edition.
Editio princeps of the annals of Bury St. Edmonds, from 1173- 1202, issued by the Camden Society, and containing a list of the Society's Council Members for 1840. With bookplate of William Gilson Humphrey (1815-1886), a collaborator on the revision of the authorized New Testament, and treasurer of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.