Francis Bacon

Stanford University Press (1992)
This is the first modern book to describe Francis Bacon's jurisprudence. He has long been famous as a scientist, philosopher, politician and literary giant, but his career as one of England's greatest lawyers and jurists has been largely overlooked. Bacon's major contribution to Anglo-American jurisprudence is presented in such a way as to be suitable to specialists and non-specialists alike. The purpose is to restore Bacon to his rightful place as England's first true critical and analytical jurist, and to describe how his legal thought related to his other great intellectual achievements.
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Call number K457.B332.C6 1992
ISBN(s) 0804720894   9780804720892
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Silvia Manzo (2006). Francis Bacon: Freedom, Authority and Science. British Journal for the History of Philosophy 14 (2):245 – 273.

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