New Atlantis Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Fuller, Jean Overton. Francis Bacon: A Biography. London: East-West Publications, 1981, 384 p.

Chronicles Bacon's life and works from his infancy to his death.

Green, A. Wigfall. Sir Francis Bacon: His Life and Works. Denver: Alan Swallow, 1952, 296 p.

Describes how the "broadened intellectual vision resulting from the Renaissance" affected Bacon's quest for knowledge as a visionary, scientist, statesman, and philosopher.


Achinstein, Sharon. "How To Be a Progressive without Looking Like One:...

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