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Heading: (Shakespeare Head Press)
Author: [Bacon, Francis]
Title: The Essayes or Counsels Civil and Morall of Francis Lord Verulam Viscount St Alban
Place Published: London
Publisher:Cresset Press
Date Published: 1928

[8], 198, [1] pp. (Folio) 38x25 cm (15x10"), full vellum lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, slipcase. No. 233 of 250 copies printed on Batchelor's Kelmscott handmade paper at the Shakespeare Head Press.


Slipcase with some rubbing and light staining; some minor insect damage to vellum, discoloration to endpapers, very good.

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Bacon's Essayes from Shakespeare Head Press

Estimate $300 - $500Nov 3, 2016
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