Essays (Everyman's Library #10)

By: BACON, Francis

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A collection of 43 essays on fundamental aspects of human life by the English philosopher Francis Bacon (1561-1626). The essays focus on basics such as "Of Truth", "Of Death", "Of Cunning", "Of Love", etc. With an introduction by Oliphant Smeaton. Back matter includes index of quotations and foreign phrases, and glossary. Entry 10 in Everyman's Library 'Essays and Belles-Lettres' series. --- A 1936 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full orange cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious-designed "shell" to cover & brown topstain. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With severely sunned spine (and barely readable spine titling), else a clean, bright, firmly-bound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxiv, 200, 15 (ads) pages

Title: Essays (Everyman's Library #10)

Author Name: BACON, Francis

Categories: >>Everyman's Library Editions, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1936

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 82084