By: Bacon (François] (1561-1626)
Apud Franciscum Moiardum Et Adrianum Wijngaerde: 1645
Seller ID: 38164
Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket
engraved title page; 749,  pages; . .. De dignitate et augmentis scientiarum, libri IX. Lugd. Batav. Originally published in English in 1605 with the title "On the Proficiency and Advancement of Learning" and then translated into Latin in 1623. The first part of the " Is devoted to the exaltation of science, while the second part examines the progress of science. De augmentis, concerned with the classification of philosophy and the sciences develops Bacons view of the connection between science and theology. Bound in later [prob 18th century] smooth green calf leather ruled in ... View More...