HASLEWOOD BOOKS. BACON, Francis. ~ Essayes, Religious Meditations, Places of Perswasion & Disswasion by Francis Bacon from the first edition of 1597.
No. 405 of 975 copies. Printed on Kentish all rag paper. Frontispiece freedly drawn from an engraving of Bacon prefixed to Sylva Sylvarum of 1627. A facsimile of the 1597 edition, set up from photographs of one of the copies in the British Museum. 17 x 11.7 cms. 12mo. original cream printed paper covered boards. Headcaps chipped, tip right corner bumped, otherwise good.
Booklabel of Alfred M. Hellman.