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Bacon, Francis
APOPHTHEGMES NEW AND OLD. [JOHN HAVILAND FOR] HANNA BARRETT AND RICHARD WHITAKER, 1625
Estimate
1,2001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
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117
Bacon, Francis
APOPHTHEGMES NEW AND OLD. [JOHN HAVILAND FOR] HANNA BARRETT AND RICHARD WHITAKER, 1625
Estimate
1,2001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Bacon, Francis
APOPHTHEGMES NEW AND OLD. [JOHN HAVILAND FOR] HANNA BARRETT AND RICHARD WHITAKER, 1625
8vo, FIRST EDITION, title within double-ruled border, text within ruled border with marginal column for side-notes, with two additional jests set in a courtroom added in an early seventeenth-century hand on the final blank (under the title "Only New"), contemporary calf, lacking preliminary blank, rebacked, neatly restored at corners, new endpapers 
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Literature

ESTC S113684; STC 1115

Catalogue Note

RARE. We have traced only four copies at auction in the last half-century.

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