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Steve Liddle
Stand
08

Francis Bacon

Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning or the Partitions of Science...

Francis Bacon

Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning or the Partitions of Science... Leonard Lichfield for Rob. Young and Ed. Forest, Oxford 1640

Description

The first edition in English of the expanded version. 2nd state with colophon dated 1640. With both the engraved portrait frontispiece of Bacon and the elaborately engraved title page.

Bibliography

Gibson 141b, ESTC S124505

Current Condition

A very good, clean and complete copy. Slightly browned at edges of first and last leaves, a few spots of foxing. The replacement spine and label are of high quality, the repair almost imperceptible.

Price

£1650.00