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    Sir Francis Bacon. Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning or the Partitions of Science. Oxford: 1640 (but with the 1639 colophon). First complete edition in English. Quarto. [32, front matter], 60, [14, "The Platforme of the Designe"], 477, [20, index] pages. Contemporary brown calf binding. Slight warp to boards with edgewear to the extremities and fraying at the spine ends. Internally clean with light damp stains to the fore edge of a few pages. Rear pastedown lacking. Very good.

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    March, 2020
    4th Wednesday
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