William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Bacon, p. 16 (10  July  1800) Probably Francis Bacon, but unable to identify specific work WG read on 1800-07-10. See list of Bacon items in WG's sale catalog: Bacon (Fr.) Essaies, Three Editions 1612, 1613, 1680 (item 18).
Baconi (Fr.) de Sapientia Veterum Liber, 1633, &c.; 4 vol. (item 19).
Baconi di Ventis Historia, with Translation by R. G. 2 vol. 1662-53 (item 20).
Baconiana; or Genuine Remains of Sir Francis Bacon, port. 1679 (item 21).
Bacon's (Fr.) Letters, Speeches, Charges, &c. now first published, by Tho. Birch 1763 (item 22).
Bacon's Novum Organum Scientiarum, transl by Peter Shaw, two editions 1802-13 (item 23).
Life of Sir Francis Bacon, by Mallet 1740 (item 24).
Bacon's (Fr.) Essaies, newly enlarged, two editions, 1625039—Two Bookes of the Advancement of Learning, Oxford, 1633; 3 vol. (item 333).
Bacon's Letters, written during the reign of King James I, port. 1702 (item 334).
Bacon's Letters, Memoirs, State Papers, &c. edited by Rob. Stephens, port. 1736 (item 335).
Bacon's (Fr.) History of the Reign of Henry VII, portrait, 1622 (item 401).
Bacon's Advancement and Proficience of Learning, Nine Books, interpr. by Gilb. Watts Oxford, 1640 (item 402).
Bacon's Sylva Sylvarum, or a Natural Historie 1651 (item 403).
Bacon's Works, with Life by Dr. Will. Rowley, portrait 1657 (item 404).
Another edition 1671 (item 405).

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