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The advancement of learning

Author: Francis Bacon; Michael Kiernan
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This is the first critical edition since the nineteenth century of Bacon's principal philosophical work in English, The Twoo Bookes of Francis Bacon. Of the proficience and advancement of Learning, divine and humane - traditionally known as The Advancement of Learning.

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Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Francis Bacon, Viscount St. Albans; Francis Bacon, Visconte De St. Albans; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bacon; Michael Kiernan
ISBN: 0198123485 9780198123484
OCLC Number: 42214533
Description: lxxxv, 420 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: edited with introduction, notes, and commentary by Michael Kiernan.
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An authoritative critical edition, based on fresh collation of the seventeenth century texts and documented in an extensive textual apparatus, of Francis Bacon's (1561-1626) The Advancement of  Read more...


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