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Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning: or the Partitions of Sciences. Nine Books... Interpreted by Gilbert Wats

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Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning: or the Partitions of Sciences. Nine Books... Interpreted by Gilbert Wats

by BACON, Francis

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London: for Thomas Williams, 1674, 1674. 1 vol., small folio, 11-7/8" x 8", (xvii)322pp(x), complete including the engraved frontis portrait plate of Bacon. Bound in contemporary full speckled calf over cords, rebacked at some earlier date, gilt lettered brown morocco spine label, inner and outer hinges fine, head and foot of spine fine, minor damp stain to upper corner of the first 4 leaves otherwise internally clean and bright, a VERY GOOD copy.

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Title
Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning: or the Partitions of Sciences. Nine Books... Interpreted by Gilbert Wats
Author
BACON, Francis
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London: for Thomas Williams, 1674
Date Published
1674

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leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet... [More]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also... [More]
rebacked
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folio
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spine label
The paper or leather descriptive tag attached to the spine of the book, most commonly providing the title and author of the... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding. Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat the... [More]
fine
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plate
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