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Lot 140
BACON (FRANCIS) Opera omnia, 4 vol., 1730; and works by Epictetus, Walpole and Clarendon (11)
£300 - 500
US$ 470 - 780

Lot Details
BACON (FRANCIS)
Opera omnia, 4 vol., text in English, engraved vignette on half-title in volume one, engraved frontispieces, ownership inscription of Thomas Corbett (1734), contemporary calf gilt, volume 4 rebacked preserving original morocco labels, rubbed, hinges slightly weakened [Gibson 248], R. Gosling, 1730--CLARENDON (EDWARD HYDE, 1st Earl) The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, 3 vol., FIRST EDITION, engraved portrait frontispieces (one shaved at fore-margin), engraved vignette on titles, Oxford, at the Theatre, 1702-1704; The Life of Edward Earl of Clarendon, engraved frontispiece (cropped at fore-margin, offsetting onto title), upper cover detached, some loss to one spine label, Oxford, Clarendon Printing-House, 1759, contemporary uniform calf gilt--EPICTETUS. All the Works... Which Are Now Extant... Translated from the Greek, by Elizabeth Carter, contemporary calf, A. Millar [and others], 1758, all with Baggrave Library bookplate--WALPOLE (HORACE) Memoires of the Last Ten Years of the Reign of George the Second, 2 vol., engraved frontispieces, contemporary half calf, John Murray, 1822, 4to and small folio (11)
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