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The essays or counsels civil and moral and Wisdom of the ancients

by Francis Bacon

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Published by W. Pickering in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesEssays and Wisdom of the ancients, Wisdom of the ancients
Statementby Francis Lord Verulam ; edited by B. Montagu
ContributionsMontagu, Basil, 1770-1851, Holme (bookplate)
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], xxvi, [2], 355, [1] p.
Number of Pages355
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24431479M

Author of The Essays or Counsels, Civil & Moral, of Sir Francis Bacon, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Alban with a Table of the Colours of Good & Evil, The Essays, or Councils, Civil and Moral, of Sir Francis Bacon, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Alban with a Table of the Colours of Good and Evil, and a Discourse of the Wisdom of the Ancients, and The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Sir 5/5(1). Of Truth From 'Of Truth', Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral (). III, Part 1. IT HAD been hard for him that spake it to haveput more truth and untruth together in fewwords, than in that speech, Whatsoever is delightedin solitude, is either a wild beast or a god Bacon concluded the essay by praising the virtues of bravely pursuing to die for.

It is to this period that we owe the last and most popular work published in his lifetime, the Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral () Focusing on the ethical, political and historical constraints and influences on human behaviour andfollowing principles laid down by rhetorical theory, Bacon sought to systematize his observations on such.   Montaigne; but there is but little resemblance between the two productions. Montaigne is natural, ingenuous, sportive. Bacon’s “Essays or Counsels, civil and moral,” “the fragments of his conceits,” as he styles them, are all study, art, and gravity; but the reflections in .

The essays: or, Counsels, civil and moral: and, The wisdom of the ancients / Creator/Author: Bacon, Francis, Spiers, A., Montagu, Basil, Physical Description. Title: The Essays Or Counsels, Civil And Moral, Of Sir Francis Bacon Lord Verulam Viscount St. Albans Author Name: Bacon, Francis Categories: Inductive Reasoning, Publisher: London, Printed By M. Clark, for Samuel Mearne, in Little Britain Etc: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket Seller ID:


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