FRANCIS BACON, Philosopher Of Industrial Science.: Farrington, Benjamin FRANCIS BACON, Philosopher Of Industrial Science.: Farrington, Benjamin FRANCIS BACON, Philosopher Of Industrial Science.: Farrington, Benjamin

FRANCIS BACON, Philosopher Of Industrial Science.

Farrington, Benjamin

Published by London. 1951. Lawrence & Wishart., 1951
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brown cloth hardbound 8vo. dustwrapper in protective plastic book jacket cover. fine cond. binding square & tight. covers clean. few specks on the top, other edges clean. contents free of all markings. dustwrapper in vg cond. 3 tears, soiling on the rear, not price clipped. nice clean copy. no library markings, store stamps, stickers, bookplates, no names, inking , underlining, remainder markings etc ~first edition. first printing (nap). 198p. appendix. index. philosophy. english renaissance. elizabethan philosophy. natural science. natural philosophy. biography. history of philosophy. the great instauration. advancement of learning. new atlantis. novum organum. king james i. history of science. ~This book, written in Professor Farrington's easy and charming style, is an absorbing study of the greatest English thinker of the 17th century, the real content of whose ideas has so often been misunderstood. Francis Bacon was the first to grasp the revolutionarv possibilities of man's increasing control over natural forces. His plan for the total reform of society by the application of science to production was the central theme of his life and is the central theme of this book. Professor Farrington traces the basis of Bacon's great idea in contemporary society as well as in the individual home background of Francis Bacon himself. "A brilliant and creative interpretation of all that is most enduring in Bacon's blueprint for the future.". Bookseller Inventory # 9191404

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Title: FRANCIS BACON, Philosopher Of Industrial ...

Publisher: London. 1951. Lawrence & Wishart.

Publication Date: 1951

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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