Complete Essays by Francis BaconComplete Essays by Francis Bacon

Complete Essays

byFrancis Bacon

Paperback | April 21, 2008

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The Elizabethan sage and scholar offers educated opinions on life, death, and everything in between — truth, adversity, love, superstition, health, ambition, fame, and many other topics. Wise, witty, and immensely readable, these short but thought-provoking essays constitute an excellent combination of style and substance.
Francis Bacon was born on January 22, 1561 in London. After studying at Cambridge, Bacon began a legal career, ultimately becoming a barrister in 1582. Bacon continued his political ascent, and became a Member of Parliament in 1584. In 1600, he served as Queen Elizabeth's Learned Counsel in the trial of Robert Devereaux, the Earl of Es...
Title:Complete EssaysFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:April 21, 2008Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0486454436

ISBN - 13:9780486454436

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