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The Resource Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First, now collected, and augmented with several letters and memoires, address'd by him to the King and Duke of Buckingham, which were never before published ; the whole being illustrated by an historical introduction and some observations, and dispos'd according to the series of time

Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First, now collected, and augmented with several letters and memoires, address'd by him to the King and Duke of Buckingham, which were never before published ; the whole being illustrated by an historical introduction and some observations, and dispos'd according to the series of time

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Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First
Title
Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First
Statement of responsibility
now collected, and augmented with several letters and memoires, address'd by him to the King and Duke of Buckingham, which were never before published ; the whole being illustrated by an historical introduction and some observations, and dispos'd according to the series of time
Title variation
Letters of Sir Francis Bacon
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Contributor
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Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
245
Citation source
Gibson, R. Bacon
Index
no index present
LC call number
B1197
LC item number
.A4 1702
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First, now collected, and augmented with several letters and memoires, address'd by him to the King and Duke of Buckingham, which were never before published ; the whole being illustrated by an historical introduction and some observations, and dispos'd according to the series of time
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A4 chi1 b-k4 B-2Q4
  • "Epistle dedicatory", signed Robert Stephens (leaf A2), wanting in many copies as it was cancelled following the death of William III; see Gibson
  • "The preface" signed "R.S." and dated 14 Feb. 1701/2, Middle-Temple
  • Errata: page [1] at end
  • Publisher's advertisements: pages [1]-[2] at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (4to)
Extent
[10], lxx, [2], 302, [2] pages
Lccn
43030168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Signatures: [A]4, 1 leaf unsigned, b-k4, B-Z4, Aa-Qq4 ([A2] dedication, canceled; Qq4, verso, advertisements)
  • Clark Library copy 1: Bookstamp of Museum Britanicum on verso of t.-p.
  • Clark Library copy 1: Bound in old calf, rebacked.
  • Clark Library copy 2: With the dedication leaf to William the Third (sig., A2); Armorial bookplates of Thomas F. Woodward and R.H.S. Truell.
  • Spec Coll. copy: imperfect copy, dedication (leaf [A2]) canceled. Bound in 18th-century mottled calf; double and triple gilt fillets enclosing two central panels; ornamental gilt corner-pieces; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Bacon's Letters;" red marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Presentation inscription on front endleaf addressed to "the right Honorable Sir Thomas Trevor. ..Lord Chief Justice of the Court of Com[m]on Pleas" and signed "Rob. Stephens;" engraved coat of arms affixed to front pastedown, with owner's name, "Sir Richard Neave Bar[one]t" on strip of paper affixed below; small printed book label on front pastedown of C.K. Ogden. In modern light blue clamshell case
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32818775
  • ucoclc32818775
Label
Letters of Sr Francis Bacon, baron of Verulam, viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England written during the reign of King James the First, now collected, and augmented with several letters and memoires, address'd by him to the King and Duke of Buckingham, which were never before published ; the whole being illustrated by an historical introduction and some observations, and dispos'd according to the series of time
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A4 chi1 b-k4 B-2Q4
  • "Epistle dedicatory", signed Robert Stephens (leaf A2), wanting in many copies as it was cancelled following the death of William III; see Gibson
  • "The preface" signed "R.S." and dated 14 Feb. 1701/2, Middle-Temple
  • Errata: page [1] at end
  • Publisher's advertisements: pages [1]-[2] at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (4to)
Extent
[10], lxx, [2], 302, [2] pages
Lccn
43030168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Signatures: [A]4, 1 leaf unsigned, b-k4, B-Z4, Aa-Qq4 ([A2] dedication, canceled; Qq4, verso, advertisements)
  • Clark Library copy 1: Bookstamp of Museum Britanicum on verso of t.-p.
  • Clark Library copy 1: Bound in old calf, rebacked.
  • Clark Library copy 2: With the dedication leaf to William the Third (sig., A2); Armorial bookplates of Thomas F. Woodward and R.H.S. Truell.
  • Spec Coll. copy: imperfect copy, dedication (leaf [A2]) canceled. Bound in 18th-century mottled calf; double and triple gilt fillets enclosing two central panels; ornamental gilt corner-pieces; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Bacon's Letters;" red marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Presentation inscription on front endleaf addressed to "the right Honorable Sir Thomas Trevor. ..Lord Chief Justice of the Court of Com[m]on Pleas" and signed "Rob. Stephens;" engraved coat of arms affixed to front pastedown, with owner's name, "Sir Richard Neave Bar[one]t" on strip of paper affixed below; small printed book label on front pastedown of C.K. Ogden. In modern light blue clamshell case
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32818775
  • ucoclc32818775

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