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Essays

Author: Francis Bacon
Publisher: London : Oxford University Press, [1902]
Series: The World's classics, 24, 1
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bacon
OCLC Number: 27245523
Notes: "First published in The World's classics in 1902, and reprinted in ... 1928."
Description: vi, 169 p. ; 16 cm.
Contents: Of truth --
Of death --
Of unity in religion --
Of revenge --
Of adversity --
Of simulation and dissimulation --
Of parents and children --
Of marriage and single life --
Of envy --
Of love --
Of great place --
Of boldness --
Of goodness and goodness of nature --
Of nobility --
Of seditions and troubles --
Of atheism --
Of superstition --
Of travel --
Of empire --
Of counsel --
Of delays --
Of cunning --
Of wisdom for a man's self --
Of innovations --
Of dispatch --
Of seeming wise --
Of friendship --
Of expense --
Of the true greatness of kingdoms and estates --
Of regimen of health --
Of suspicion --
Of discourse --
Of plantations --
Of riches --
Of prophecies --
Of ambition --
Of masques and triumphs --
Of nature in men --
Of custom and education --
Of fortune --
Of usury --
Of youth and age --
Of beauty --
Of deformity --
Of building --
Of gardens --
Of negotiating --
Of followers and friends --
Of suitors --
Of studies --
Of faction --
Of ceremonies and respects --
Of praise --
Of vain glory --
Of honour and reputation --
Of judicature --
Of anger --
Of vicissitude of things --
A fragment of an essay of fame --
On death.
Series Title: The World's classics, 24, 1
Responsibility: by Francis Bacon.

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