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Bacon’s Essays and Colours of Good and Evil. With Notes and Glossarial Index by  Francis Bacon - First - 1926 - from Houle Rare Books & Autographs (SKU: 2222379)

Bacon’s Essays and Colours of Good and Evil. With Notes and Glossarial Index

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Bacon’s Essays and Colours of Good and Evil. With Notes and Glossarial Index

by Bacon, Francis

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First edition thus. Small octavo. Preface by W. A. Wright. Full blue morocco by Riviere and Son, with elaborate gilt stamped grape and leaves design, a.e.g. Fine, fresh. 388 pages.


Printed by Richard Clay and Sons.


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Bookseller
Houle Rare Books & Autographs US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
2222379
Title
Bacon’s Essays and Colours of Good and Evil. With Notes and Glossarial Index
Author
Bacon, Francis
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan and Co., Limited
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1926
Pages
388
Size
Small Octavo
Bookseller catalogs
LITERATURE;
Size
Small Octavo

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet... [More]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also... [More]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]

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