The Advancement of Learning (Oxford Edition)

The Advancement of Learning (Oxford Edition)

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by Francis Bacon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198123485

ISBN-13: 9780198123484

Pub. Date: 04/28/2000

Publisher: Oxford University Press

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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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198123484
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
Oxford Francis Bacon Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of Plates
x
References, Abbreviations and Symbols xi
Introduction
Bacon's Programme for the Reform of Knowledge xvii
Tvvoo Bookes xvii
Seeking 'publique designation' and 'voluntary endeuours' xxxi
Bacon and the British Solomon xxxviii
The Text and its Transmission 1vii(1)
Resources for a Copy-Text 1vii(1)
05 in the printing-house 1vii(1)
The Reprint Editions 29 and 33 1xxx(1)
This Edition: Principles and Conventions lxxxiii
THE TEXT
The Aduancement of Learning
1(194)
Emendations of Accidentals
195(10)
THE COMMENTARY
Commentary on The Aduancement of Learning
205(158)
Glossary
363(41)
APPENDICES
I. Bibliographical Description and Technical Notes
387(12)
II. Signature References in this Edition with corresponding Page Numbers in SEH
399(5)
Select Bibliography 404(5)
Index to the Commentary 409

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