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The remaines of the Right Honorable Francis Lord Verulam, Viscount of St. Albanes ... : being essayes and severall letters to severall great personages, and other pieces of various and high concernment not heretofore published ...

Author/Creator:
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Publication:
London : Printed by B. Alsop for Lawrence Chapman ..., 1648.
Format/Description:
Book
[8], 103, [1] p. (the first leaf blank) ; 19 cm. (4to)
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Other Title:
Bacons remaines
Mirrour of state and eloquence.
Mirror of state and eloquence.
Remains of the Right Honorable Francis Lord Verulam, Viscount of St. Albans.
Fingerprint:
d.7. d.ny edat AnAd (3) 1648 (A)
Subjects:
English essays -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
English letters.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Title within ornamental woodcut border; title vignette; head- and tail pieces; initials.
"The authenticity of any document contained in this collection requires to be supported by independent testimony". - Dict. nat. biog.
Includes (p. 80-87) "Sir Thomas Bodleys Letter to Sir Francis Bacon, about his Cogitata & visa," dated at Fulham, Feb. 19, 1607; and (p. 88-94) "The characters of a believing Christian in paradoxes and seeming contradictions," by Herbert Palmer.
"Reissued, in 1656, under the title of The Mirrour of state and eloquence". - Gibson.
Signatures: A-O⁴.
The first leaf is blank.
Errata on p. 103.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy bound in full brown leather with blind-stamped panel; author, title and date of publication stamped in gold on spine.
Culture Class Collection copy imperfect: leaf A2 wanting.
Penn Chronology:
1648
Cited in:
Gibson, R. W. Francis Bacon: a bibliography, no. 218
Wing (2nd ed.) B318
Contributor:
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Contains:
Bodley, Thomas, Sir, 1545-1613. Sir Thomas Bodleys Letter to Sir Francis Bacon, about his Cogitata & visa. 1648.
Palmer, Herbert, 1601-1647. Characters of a believing Christian in paradoxes and seeming contradictions. 1648.
OCLC:
27710675