The historie of life and death With observations naturall and experimentall for the prolonging of life. Written by the Right Honorable Francis Lord Verulam, Viscount S. Alban. Historia vitae et mortis. English

Title

The historie of life and death With observations naturall and experimentall for the prolonging of life. Written by the Right Honorable Francis Lord Verulam, Viscount S. Alban. Historia vitae et mortis. English

Author

Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.

Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626. Instauratio magna.

Date

1638

Place of Publication

London

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Editorial Practice

Anonymous translation of "Historia vitae et mortis". The foreword to the edition printed later the same year by John Haviland calls this translation "lame, and defective, in the whole". The second section of part 3 of Bacon's projected "Instauration magna". With an initial imprimatur leaf and an additional title page, engraved. Reproduciton of the original in Cambridge University Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A01446
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A01446
  • DLPS: A01446
  • STC: STC 1157
  • STC: ESTC S100504
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99836343
  • PROQUEST: 99836343
  • VID: 608