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Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning. Oxford: Lichfield, 1640. Folio, lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait of Bacon, engraved title present, in contemporary calf boards, rebacked, occasional tear, spot, or stain to text, 11 x 7 in.
Estimate $300-500

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Francis, Bacon, Surnames, Oxford

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