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Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man. by  Catherine Drinker Bowen - First Edition, First Printing - 1963 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 376)

Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man.

Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man. by  Catherine Drinker Bowen - First Edition, First Printing - 1963 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 376)

Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man.

by Bowen, Catherine Drinker

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  • Hardcover
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Boston: Little, Brown and Co., Boston. 1963. First Edition., 1963. 8vo. 245 pgs. Very Good+ hardcover in Very Good jacket. Maroon cloth, illustrated frontis portrait. Dust jacket has several small closed tears and chips, with protective cover. Illus. with black and white plates. Biography of Sir Francis Bacon in five parts: Prologue, Lord Bacon's Reputation; An Elizabethan Eden 1561-1579; The Struggle to rise 1579-1613; Bacon Ascending 1613-1620; impeachment 1621; A Noble Five Years 1621-1626. #376.. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Ravenroost Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
376
Title
Francis Bacon. The Temper of a Man.
Author
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little, Brown and Co., Boston. 1963. First Edition.
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1963
Keywords
Francis Bacon, Scientist, Biography, non-fiction, History of science, Catherine Drinker Bowen, Sixteenth Century, Seventeenth Century, Queen Elizabeth, Elizabethan England, Lord Bacon, first Edition, Science, Medicine
Bookseller catalogs
COMPLETE CATALOG; Biography and Autobiography; Science and Medicine; Fiction, Literature, Mystery, Classics; First Editions, Collectible;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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