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Vol. V only (of 7). 8vo. x, 665 pp. Index. Original brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt spine titles. Ownership marks of William Coleman, Oxford (1966), and possibly N.J. Nortman[?] . Fine. Contents: . . . as parts of the Instauratio Magna. "Of the Dignity and Advancement of Learning. Books VII.-IX." Natural and Experimental History [including, History of the winds, preface to history of heavy and light, sympathy and antipathy, sulphur, mercury, and salt, fragment of abecedarium Naturae, History of Life and Death, Dense & Rise, Inquiry Respecting the Magnet, Topics of Inquiry Respecting Light and Luminous Matter, Thoughts on the Nature of Things, On the Ebb and Flow of the Sea, On Principles and Origins, according to the Fables of Cupid and Coelum, Description of the Intellectual Globe, Theory of the Heaven.
Title: The Works of Francis Bacon. Collected and edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis, and Douglas Denon Heath. Vol. V. Translations of the Philosophical Works, vol. II. New edition.
Publisher: London:, Longmans & Co., . . . 1889.: 1889
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Seller ID: DL1012