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    Francis Bacon: The Essayes or, Councels, Civil and Moral: Of Francis Lo. Verulam, Viscount St. Alban. With A Table of the Colours, or Apparances of Good and Evill, and Their Degrees, as places of Perswasion, and Disswasion, and Their severall Fallaxes, and the Elenches of them. (London: John Beale, 1639) A3 + 340 pages, "Newly enlarged" edition (i.e. the 4th), 12mo (5.25" x 7.25"), full calf. Simple ornaments frame the title page; woodcut initials and headpieces. Text is printed within rules, leaving space for the reader to add her own marginalia. Wear to pages, but firm binding. Very good condition.

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