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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

By Richard Whately

1864

Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts and Green : London

8.5" by 5.5"

xxiv, 620pp

 

 

 

DETAILS

A selection of essays by Francis Bacon, with annotations and additional material by Richard Whately.

A sixth edition, revised and enlarged. In a handsome half calf binding, with gilt detailing to the spine. A collection of essay by the philosopher, Sir Francis Bacon. With a series of annotations by Richard Whately, the former archbishop of Dublin. Known to be a flamboyant character, he is credited as one of the reviewers and critic who recognises the literary talents of Jane Austen. With a bookplate to the pastedown of Herr Louis Rivoir, and a ink inscription to the front blank.

CONDITION

In a half calf binding, with cloth covered boards. Externally generally smart. Rubbing to the head and tail of the spine, with patches of rubbing to the spine, joints and extremities. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Ink inscription to the front blank. Internally firmly bound. Pages are clean with some light age toning.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed

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