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Bacon, Francis

New Atlantis and The Great Instauration

Bacon, Francis - New Atlantis and The Great Instauration, ebook

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This richly annotated second edition of the now-classic pairing of Bacon’s masterpieces, New Atlantis and The Great Instauration features the addition of other works by Bacon, including “The Idols of the Mind,” Of Unity in Religion” and “Of the True Greatness of Kingdoms and Estates,” as well a Summary of the each work and Questions for the reader. S
  • Includes works new to the second edition, including “The Idols of the Mind,” “Of Unity in Religion,” and “Of the True Greatness of Kingdoms and Estates”
  • Updates the layout of the previous edition with a more generous interior design, making this work more student-friendly and easier to navigate in the classroom
  • Each work is introduced and subsequently discussed, revealing the importance of Bacon’s work to his contemporaries as well as to modern readers
  • Includes a comprehensive introduction and annotations throughout the text; as well as an appendix of Principal Dates in the Life of Sir Francis Bacon; a selected bibliography; and synopses and questions to accompany each work

Keywords:

Sir Francis Bacon, Seventeenth-Century Philosophy, British History, Modern Thought, James I, Renaissance Literature, Scientific Revolution, empiricism, religion

, Political Philosophy & Theory
Editor
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
2
Series
Crofts Classics
Page amount
184 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119098010
Printed ISBN
9781119097983

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