Bacon: The History of the Reign of King Henry VII and Selected Works

Bacon: The History of the Reign of King Henry VII and Selected Works

by Francis Bacon
     
 

A major student edition by a senior Renaissance scholar of 'the first modern classic of English history'.See more details below

Overview

A major student edition by a senior Renaissance scholar of 'the first modern classic of English history'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521586634
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/19/1998
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Note; Introduction; Principal events in Bacon's Life; Select bibliography; The History of the Reign of King Henry VII; Bacon's fragmentary histories; Selections from the Essays (1625) including of simulation and dissimulation; Of seditions and troubles; Of empire; Of counsel; Of the true greatness of kingdoms and estates; Glossary; Index.

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