Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Baconiana. Or certain genuine remains of Sr. Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, and Viscount of St. Albans in… by  Sir Francis BACON - 1679 - from D&D Galleries - ABAA (SKU: 000993)

Baconiana. Or certain genuine remains of Sr. Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, and Viscount of St. Albans in arguments civil and moral, natural, medical, theological, and bibliographical, now for the first time faithfully Published

Click for full-size.

Baconiana. Or certain genuine remains of Sr. Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, and Viscount of St. Albans in arguments civil and moral, natural, medical, theological, and bibliographical, now for the first time faithfully Published

by BACON, Sir Francis

  • Used
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Somerville, New Jersey
Item Price
$700.00
Or just $675.00 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
$4.25 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 7 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

London: J. D. for Richard Chiswell, 1679, 1679. FIRST OCTAVO EDITION. 1 vol., (vi)104;3-270pp., complete with the engraved frontis portrait plate by F. H. Van Hove. Bound in contemporary full speckled calf over cords, rebacked in matching calf, text clean and bright throughout, a VERY GOOD copy. Wing B269 The Editing and "The Discourse" on Bacon's work are by Thomas Tenison (1636-1715). The last part of this book (not named on the title page) is the "Characters of the Lord Bacon." Here Dr. Peter Heylin, Dr. Sprat, and Abraham Cowley (in verse) gives their estimates of Bacon's significance. The first two at least previously appeared in serial publications. Thomas Tenison, afterwards Archbishop of Canterbury, who had access to Rawley's papers after his death. It contains, by way of introduction, an "account of all the Lord Bacon's works" of considerable interest to the bibliographer.

Reviews

Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating <strong>the book as a work</strong>, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
D&D Galleries - ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
000993
Title
Baconiana. Or certain genuine remains of Sr. Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, and Viscount of St. Albans in arguments civil and moral, natural, medical, theological, and bibliographical, now for the first time faithfully Published
Author
BACON, Sir Francis
Book condition
Used
Publisher
London: J. D. for Richard Chiswell, 1679
Date Published
1679

Terms of Sale

D&D Galleries - ABAA

Most books shipped within 24 hours or next business day. 5 day return policy.

About the Seller

D&D Galleries - ABAA

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since 2004
Somerville, New Jersey
Ask Seller a Question

About D&D Galleries - ABAA

Established in 1985. Member ABAA and PBFA

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,... [More]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [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]
rebacked
having had the material covering the spine replaced. ... [More]
tracking-