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kindle á The Major Works Õ Paperback ☆ ☄ The Major Works PDF / Epub ✓ Author Francis Bacon – Helpyouantib.co.uk This authoritative edition brings together an extensive collection of Bacon's writing the major prose in full together with sixteen other pieces not otherwise available that reveals the essence of his TTy of other subjects His systematic classification of all branches of knowledge became the basis for all later constructions and his Essays are unsurpassed in their observations on society and human behavior This extensive anthology includes the major English literary works on which his reputation rests The Advancement of Learning The Essays 1625 a I really enjoyed the Essays and parts of the Advancement of Learning; the New Atlantis and the other texts are less interesting to me The footnote system is fucking terrible really bad work on the part of Brian Vickers he should be ashamed for his editorial mistakes

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This authoritative edition brings together an extensive collection of Bacon's writing the major prose in full together with sixteen other pieces not otherwise available that reveals the essence of his work and thinking Francis Bacon held some of the highest public offices in the land and in his spare time studied natural philosophy and a wide varie This is an excellent collection marred by excessive linguistic annotations 300 odd pages worth of them The notes are also egregiously organized and contain editorial mistakes Mr Vickers has put a lot of work into this edition and a good amount of his exegetical material is informative and well written but too much of his glossarial annotation is unnecessary and distracting and would be useful as an appended glossary

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The Major WorksS well as the earliest version of 1597 and the posthumously published Utopian fable The New Atlantis 1626 In addition it reprints other works which illustrate Bacon's abilities in politics law theology and poetry A special feature of the edition is its extensive annotation which identifies Bacon's sources and allusions and elucidates his vocabulary This book contains his works in English not the Novum Organum that was written in EnLatinIn his Essays Bacon is hands on than Montaigne The essay New Atlantis was interesting but the world he describes seems very boring