BACON, Sir Francis. The Essayes or Councils, civill and morall ... Newly enlarged. London: by John Havill for Hanna Barret and Richard Whitaker, 1625.
Small 4° (180 x 144mm.). (Lacks first blank leaf, title torn and repaired, some leaves soiled and dampstained). Contemporary limp vellum (soiled, recased, new ties). Provenance: Some contemporary gloss. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. STC 1147; Gibson 13.