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" I shall only mention one great Man, who had the true Imagination of the whole extent of this Enterprise, as it is now set on foot; and that is, the Lord Bacon. "
Letters of S[i]r Francis Bacon ... Written During the Reign of King James ... - Page lxiv
by Francis Bacon - 1702 - 302 pages
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The History of the Royal Society of London, for the Improving of Natural ...

Thomas Sprat - English poetry - 1667 - 470 pages
...deveft themfelves of many vain conceptions , and overcome a thoufand falfe Images , which lye like Monfters in their way , before they can get as far...had the true Imagination of the whole extent of this Enterprize, as it is now fet on foot } and that is , the 'Lord Bacon. In whofe Books there are every...
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Lord Bacon's Essays, Or Counsels Moral and Civil: Translated from the Latin ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1720 - 528 pages
...overcome a thoufand falfe Images, " which L * AGH^ARAC:T £ R « which lie like Monfters in their « before they can get as far as this. And " of thefe I mall only mention one Great rt Man* who had the trite* Imagination of ** the whole Extent of this Enterprise,...
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The History of the Royal Society of London, for the Improving of Natural ...

Thomas Sprat - English poetry - 1722 - 470 pages
...themfielves pf many vain Cpflcepfions. aud overcpme a thpufand fal(e Ipjyig.cs, which lye Jike MpnjCters in their Way, before they can get as far as this. And of thefe, I (hall only mcntipn pne great Man, whaJhadihe txue Jmagina&on pf the whole Extent of this Enterprife, as it...
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The Advancement of Learning, Book I, Book 1

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1904 - 220 pages
...which lie like monsters in their way, before they can get as far as this. And of these I shall only mention one great man, who had the true imagination of the whole extent of this enterprise, as it is now set on foot ; and that is the Lord Bacon, in whose books there are everywhere...
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The Advancement of Learning, Book I, Book 1

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1904 - 216 pages
...divest themselves of many vain conceptions, and overcome a thousand false images which lie like monsters in their way, before they can get as far as this. And of these I shall only mention one great man, who had the true imagination of the whole extent of this...
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Francis Bacon: A Sketch of His Life, Works, and Literary Friends, Chiefly ...

George Walter Steeves - Philosophers - 1910 - 272 pages
...Philosophers who have disagreed from the Ancients," the biographer proceeds thus : — " I shall only mention one Great Man who had the true Imagination of the whole extent of this Enterprize, as it is now set on foot ; and that is, the Lord Bacon. In whose Books there are everywhere...
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Lettres philosophiques: édition critique, avec une ..., Volume 11, Part 1

Voltaire - English literature - 1915 - 294 pages
...cristal ». 17. Opinion d'Anaxagoras rapportée dans le Dict. de Bayle (éd. 173o). 18. « I shall only mention one great Man who had the true imagination of the whole Extent of this Enterprise, as it is now on foot ; and that is the lord Bacon ; in whose books there are everywhere...
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Proceedings of the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of ..., Volume 137

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of the State of New York - 1918 - 600 pages
...Thomas Sprat (1636-1713) bishop of Rochester, made acknowledgment of this when he wrote : "I shall only mention one great man who had the true imagination of the whole extent of this enterprise, as it is now set on foot, and that is Lord Bacon.* Professor Nichol sums up the established...
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New Atlantis

Francis Bacon - Utopias - 1919 - 138 pages
...profound naturalist. . .our great Verulam.'" Sprat writes in his History of The Royal Societv1: 'I shall onely mention one great Man who had the true Imagination of the whole extent of this Enterprize, as it is now set on foot, and that is Lord Bacon. In whose Books there are every where...
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Washington University Studies, Volumes 6-7

Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) - Literature - 1919 - 498 pages
...proposed to themselves the right course of slow, and sure Experimenting: . . . And of these I shall only mention one great Man, who had the true Imagination of the whole extent of this Enterprise, as it is now set on foot; and that is, the Lord Bacon. In whose Books there are every where...
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