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Francis Bacon and the Seventeenth-Century Intellectual Discourse

  • Authors
  • Anthony J. Funari

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 1-15
  3. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 17-37
  4. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 39-59
  5. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 61-85
  6. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 87-112
  7. Anthony J. Funari
    Pages 113-127
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 129-174

About this book

Introduction

This book explores the resistance of three English poets to Francis Bacon's project to restore humanity to Adamic mastery over nature, moving beyond a discussion of the tension between Bacon and these poetic voices to suggest theywere also debating the narrative of humanity's intellectual path.

Keywords

English literature Francis Bacon Narrative seventeenth century Utopia

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