Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning
by Francis Bacon
Author: Francis Bacon
Title: Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning, or, The Partitions of Sciences, IX Bookes
Published: Oxford: Printed by Leon. Lichfield for Rob. Young & Ed. Forrest, 1640.
Evidence for Inclusion in Wythe's Library
Description of the Wolf Law Library's copy
Bound in contemporary blind-stamped calf with engraved frontispiece and engraved title leaf. This copy has the first state of the frontispiece, signed by William Marshall and dated 1626. Purchased from Bookpress, LTD.