BACON'S ESSAYS AND WISDOM OF THE ANCIENTS
Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1900. Later printing. 8vo. Handsomely rebound contemporary half leather over marbled boards with matching endpapers. Five raised spine bands with gilt titles and decoration. TEG. Wear to board edges, else clean and sound. Very good overall. From the library of Carter Pitkin Pomeroy, prominent California lawyer and writer on the law, with his ownership signature and bookplate. (Item ID: 11060)
"With a biographical notice by A. Spiers, Preface by B. Montagu, and Notes by different writers." 424pp.