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The essays

Author: Francis Bacon; John Pitcher
Publisher: Harmondsworth Penguin 1985
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Discusses truth, death, revenge, adversity, envy, marriage, love, goodness, superstition, friendship, ambition, aging, beauty, gardens and honour.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bacon; John Pitcher
ISBN: 0140432167 9780140432169
OCLC Number: 1046416807
Description: 287 Seiten
Contents: Principal Dates in Bacon's LifeIntroductionA Note on the Text and AnnotationFurther ReadingTHE ESSAYSAPPENDICESThe Essays: Fragments, Versions and Parallels1. Writing the Essays2. Counsels for the Prince3. The Wisdom of the Ancients4. Idols of the Mind5. A Poetical Essay
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Sammlung
Responsibility: Francis Bacon. Ed. with an introduction by John Pitcher.


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